Sun SentinelJury acquits Delray man of murder charge in best friend's drowningSun SentinelJurors rejected prosecutors' arguments on Friday that the drowning last year of DaJuan Peak was a case of first-degree felony murder because his best friend Lontrelle Durham drove him into a pond, while fleeing after a crash into a police car. “We felt […]
KAGS NewsA Mexican vacation, a mysterious death, and now endless questions for familyKAGS NewsGinny ordered a frozen strawberry drink and they relaxed poolside watching the two swim. Both were strong swimmers. Growing up on Pewaukee Lake, they spent plenty of time in and around the water. Abbey climbed out of the pool, went to the […]
Rare.usAbbey Conner: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.comHer death has been ruled an “accidental drowning,” but her brother said there's virtually no possibly way that could have happened. Austin said that he was with a group of people who had ... The report said that, having grown up on Pewaukee Lake, they ...Six months […]
Milwaukee Journal SentinelA Mexican vacation, a mysterious death, and now endless questions for Wisconsin familyMilwaukee Journal SentinelA Pewaukee family traveled to an all-inclusive resort in Playa del Carmen in January. Their two college kids wound up unconscious, face down in the pool within two hours. Twenty-year-old Abbey died. Wochit.and more »
CBS MiamiChild Drowns In Pembroke Pines At July 4th PartyCBS MiamiPolice say that's when a young boy – 2 years old – drowned in the backyard pool. The boy was ... It's a stark reminder that drowning is the leading cause of death for children under 4 years of age in Broward County and the […]
Sun SentinelDelray man's murder trial to start in case of best friend's drowningSun SentinelAttorneys for Durham contend he is wrongly accused because Peak, a career criminal, was on his own when he drowned trying to avoid capture after the white Volkswagen Passat landed in the water. Also, Durham's girlfriend had “loaned” him the car earlier ...
Palm Beach PostFamily sues Palm Beach County over son's 2015 drowning deathPalm Beach PostA view from a bridge at Dubois Park in Jupiter where Edwin Castañon, 15, of Broward County was swimming with friends near the lagoon on Aug. 7, 2015 when he disappeared underwater. According to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue officials, callers ...and more »
Sun SentinelFree swim lessons for children in Broward and Palm Beach countiesSun SentinelIn Palm Beach County, the Drowning Prevention Coalition currently has a waiting list for certificates for free swimming lessons. Fill out one application per child. Get more information at PBCGOV.com/DPC. Broward County has one of the highest fatality ...and more »