Betty Esper

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Homestead Arson Suspect Ruled Incompetent To Stand Trial

A mental health hearing was scheduled to take place Thursday morning for a man accused of arson.

01/29/2015

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Homestead Officials Say High Level Of Mentally Ill Residents Need Help

A week before his apartment house went up in flames –arson suspect Edward McDonald called 911 asking for help.

01/26/2015

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Homestead Arson Suspect Reportedly Sought Help At Western Psych

New details are emerging about an arson suspect, one day after his arrest following a fire that destroyed nearly an entire city block in Homestead.

01/24/2015

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Fire Takes Devastating Toll On Homestead Business District

Investigators are in the beginning stages of trying to find out how a 7-alarm fire in Homestead started.

01/23/2015

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Violence Discussed At Homestead Council Meeting

The recent violence in Homestead dominated the conversation at a Homestead council meeting Thursday night. Three teenagers were shot last Sunday at the Charlie Batch Playground and a fourth teenager was shot late Wednesday night.

05/10/2012