North Miami Beach high school student arrested on child porn charges

A North Miami Beach Senior High School student was arrested Wednesday on child porn charges, police say. 

During an investigation involving child porn,  police obtained a warrant to search the Dropbox account of Darin Brockett, 18. 

It was on the computer that police found several video files of children being involved in sexual acts with adults, police said. 

The children in the videos ranged in age between 2 to 12 years old, police said.

In total, 10 videos were found. 

After being read his rights, Brockett told police he’d uploaded the porn files into his Dropbox account. 



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Home Depot evacuates store in North Miami Beach after 11 get sick

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue paramedics and Miami-Dade police officers responded to the Home Depot in North Miami Beach on Friday night, after customers and employees started to feel sick. 

Home Depot evacuated the store at 1205 NE 163 St. A strong odor prompted nearly a dozen people to start coughing and vomiting, according to MDFR. Three required hospitalization. 

The MDFR’s HazMat unit investigated the source of the chemical odor that some reported caused them a burning sensation. 

The store reopened it’s doors at 6 a.m. Saturday.


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Precautionary boil-water notice issued for North Miami Beach, city’s distribution areas

A precautionary boil-water notice was issued Wednesday for North Miami Beach, along with areas the city services, which include Miami Gardens, Sunny Isles Beach, Golden Beach and Haulover Beach.The order comes after water pressure throughout the distri…

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