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West Boca Raton Business Owner Arrested For Writing Bad Checks

A West Boca man was arrested on Thursday after being accused of writing bad checks, totaling $85,000, as part of a business transaction where he was purchasing latex gloves.

Boca Raton’s Kristy Jerez Arrested After Threatening To Kill Husband’s Ex-Fiance Children

BOCA RATON, FL - Boca Post (BocaPost.com) — A Boca Raton woman is facing stalking and extortion charges, according to jail records released to Boca Post by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.

BUSTED: Couple Doing More Than Shopping In Sandalfoot Publix Parking Lot

A Boca Raton man is in jail this morning facing prior charges as well as a new one for providing a fake name to the cops, according to jail records released to Boca Post by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.

He’s Out: Former Boca Raton YMCA Camp Counselor Charged With Child Pornography Is Back At Home

Isaac Yunes, 26, of Island Lake Lane in West Boca, was charged with 30 counts of "Possession of 10 or more files of child pornography" last month is now returning home on in-house arrest.,

ARRESTED: West Boca Man Intentionally Runs Over Bicyclist

BOCA RATON, FL - Boca Post (BocaPost.com) — A West Boca Raton has been charged with battery with a deadly weapon and criminal mischief after allegedly running over a 19-year-old bicyclist on purpose following a confrontation while driving in West Boca.

Teen Arrested For Having Sex With 14-Year-Old Girl

19-year-old Manuel Barraza was arrested for lewd and lascivious behavior charges after being accused of having sexual relations with a 14-year-old Boca Raton girl on several occasions.

West Boca Man Accused Of Kidnapping Woman, Keeping Her Hostage For 2 Weeks

Kevin Therrell has been accused of kidnapping a woman and keeping her hostage in his West Boca home for 2 weeks.

UPDATE: Suicide Near West Boca Medical Center

BOCA RATON, FL - Boca Post (BocaPost.com) — Emergency crews are on the scene as a West Boca Hospital charge nurse discovers a body of an apparent shooting victim near the hospital entrance at Rainberry Park Circle and Central Park Boulevard.