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Port St. Lucie teen talked of school shooting

A Port St. Lucie teenager was committed under the state’s Baker Act after a teacher overheard him talking about school shootings, according to Port St. Lucie police. Investigators say the 14-year-old had a picture of a shotgun on his phone where he also researched the topic of school shooting. A shotgun was found at the […]

Pedestrian critically hurt in St. Lucie County

A vehicle struck and critically injured a pedestrian early Wednesday morning in St. Lucie County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Robert Hutchinson of Fort Pierce is believed to have been walking on the shoulder of southbound Sunrise Boulevard south of Bell Avenue when a vehicle hit him. He’s currently being treated for life-threatening injuries, […]