Monthly Archives: October 2012

Sex trafficking a problem in Miami-Dade

In late June, four Miami-Dade men were arrested — accused of recruiting foster children from a group home to work at a Homestead brothel. If that news surprised you, you weren’t alone. Most residents don’t know that the victimization of … Continue reading

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Deanna DeJesus Convicted For Failing To Protect Kids From Stabbing By Father William DeJesus

A Florida mother has been convicted of child neglect after prosecutors said she failed to protect her two sons as their father stabbed them during a hostage situation. Last week, Deanna DeJesus, 38, pleaded not guilty to charges of both … Continue reading

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LEVI EDWARD HIATT, 28, accused of child’s murder takes plea as trial winds down

Levi Edward Hiatt, 28, admitted his actions caused injuries to Comer Watkins V and that he failed to seek medical attention for the boy, who lapsed into unconsciousness for 19 hours before an ambulance was called. Hiatt admitted that failing … Continue reading

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