By Kevin Deutsch
Through our joint effort with the Margate Police Department to share updates with residents, this is a summary of Margate’s crime and arrests through Dec. 10, 2022.
A 22-year-old female was the victim of Auto Theft on Lakeview Terr on 12/06/2022.
A Burglary to Business occurred at Masters Billiards, 205 S SR 7, on 12/08/22. At 4:30 a.m., an unknown male broke a plexiglass window and crawled inside the business. Once inside, the male stole a small safe that contained approximately $3,000. The male exited the rear door at approximately 4:37 a.m. and was last seen walking westbound on Southgate Blvd.
An 82-year-old female was the victim of Burglary Conveyance on Lakeside Dr. S on 12/09/2022.
A Burglary to Structure occurred at 5500 NW 15th St on 12/09/2022. The victim had property stolen from his storage unit.
A Burglary to a Vehicle occurred at 5740 Lakeside Drive on 12/06/22. The subject (s) entered the victim’s Honda Accord. They cut various wires under the dashboard, leaving the vehicle inoperable. Nothing else was removed.
A 73-year-old female was the victim of Fraud-All Other on Nw 3rd St on 12/06/2022. Tot. Est. Loss: $62,138.
Hit and Run
Rhoden, Andre R., 31, was the victim of a Hit and Run on N State Road 7 on 12/07/2022.
Valli, Anthony James, 60, was arrested on Poss Blank Fict Unlawfully Issued Drivers Lie at 7290 W Atlantic Blvd on 12/06/2022.
Lozano, Joshua, 35, was arrested on charges of Veh Theft-grand Theft Of Motor Vehicle at 1000 Banks Rd on 12/06/2022.
Matos, Jonathan S., 29, was arrested on charges of Domestic Battery By Strangulation-dating Relation on NW 72nd Ave on 12/07/2022.
Newland, Dina, 53, was arrested on charges of Larc-grand Theft 10k Less Than 20k Dols on w 18th St on 12/07/2022.
Newson, Torey Delvon, 27, was arrested on charges of Resist Officer-obstruct Wo Violence at 1198 N State Road 7 on 12/08/2022.
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- Kevin Deutsch is an award-winning crime journalist and author. A graduate of Florida International University, Kevin has worked on staff at The Miami Herald, New York Daily News, and The Palm Beach Post.