Saturday, November 21, 2015

[UPDATE] Murders in Greenacres—Read the Post article in the print edition today, B section, page B2 by Julius Whigham II

[UPDATE: Here is the latest from Lulu Ramadan at the Post. This news makes the front page, above the fold, in the print edition. If you weren't aware below is the latest on the work in Greenacres to solve their issues with crime:
It was a 4-1 vote by the city commission to merge their police department with PBSO. Continue reading the original post from yesterday (11/20) and the news from Julius Whigham II:]

Here's the online news from the Post about the two murders in Greenacres last night. Here is an excerpt:
     The [two] unidentified people were stabbed multiple times in a home on Chickasaw Circle and were taken separately to Delray Medical Center and St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, police said. Both of them died at the hospitals.
     City police are withholding the name of the victims until they notify their next of kin.
     Anyone with information on the slayings is asked to call city detectives at 561-642-2160. [emphasis added]
     The homicides are the 84th and 85th in Palm Beach County during 2015, according to a Palm Beach Post database of homicides in the county since 2010. They are the eighth and ninth this year in Greenacres, or two more than the city of 39,000 residents had from 2010-2014 combined.
Monica Magelhaes and Brian Entin at NBC5/WPTV have this news segment: