Suicidal Man Arrested at Jimmy Johnson's House After Five-Hour Standoff With Police
In today's roundup of the shame of South Florida: The caretaker of Jimmy Johnson's Keys mansion has a five-hour standoff with police, a man is shot for his necklace outside a day-care center, the house of a soldier serving in the Middle East is burglarized, and, oh yeah, the Metromover crashed.
- In Northwest Miami-Dade, a maintenance worker was mowing the lawn at a preschool when one man caught a glimpse of his necklace. The criminal stole the chain and shot the worker five times. The victim, a father of three, is in stable but critical condition. [CBS4]
- An investigation has been launched into yesteday's Metromover crash, which sent 16 passengers to the hospital. [Herald]
- Two men have been arrested for burglarizing the home of a National Guard soldier who was away serving in Kuwait. [WSVN]
- A multibuilding blaze in Hialeah yesterday afternoon left no one injured. [WSVN]