News Roundup: Father of Slain 10-Year-Old Commits Suicide

  • A 10-year-old boy was found murdered in his Aventura Lakes home. Hours later, his 72-year-old father was found dead, most likely from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in his Jeep Cherokee. [NBCMiami
  • A South Florida man traveled to Washington, D.C., to speak out about Florida's gay adoption ban. [WSVN]
  • A Miami-Dade prisoner who escaped during transport after head-butting a guard has been found. [JustNews]
  • Jackson Health Systems wants an $80 million loan and says care to patients has not suffered. [JustNews]
  • A 1-year-old girl almost drowned in Doral but was taken to the hospital. [WSVN]
  • The Herald says downtown Miami is no longer a ghost town because yuppies are moving in to all of those empty condos. [Herald]
Sports
  • Woah, woah, woah. The Hurricanes basketball team destroyed Wake Forest 83-62 in the first round of the ACC tournament. Next up, the Canes will take on the fourth-seeded Virginia Tech. [WaPo]

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Kyle Munzenrieder