Barbara Hijek, Sun Sentinel

Barbara Hijek

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Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

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Past articles by Barbara:

Hurricane Irma home looter was family friend, deputies say

Need cash? Then any port in a storm will do, apparently even if it's a friend's home. → Read More

DUI arrest: Man accused of doing doughnuts past deputies

"Doughnut" try this, especially after drinking. → Read More

Report: Woman protests speeders wearing her jammies

The pajama protest was more about speed than comfort. → Read More

Black Friday shoplifters found clad only in bras and undies, deputies say

Perhaps they thought nobody would notice them? → Read More

Woman caught urinating in public on Thanksgiving Day in Key West, cops say

Pumpkin, if your father could see you now, he'd roll over in his gravy. → Read More

Cabernet, Fireball drinking woman preferred going to jail rather than home, deputies say

Does drinking Fireball make you a real ball of fire? → Read More

DUI arrest: Woman left scene of crash, found urinating in road, troopers say

It looks like it turned out to be a costly pee break. → Read More

Retiree gets fourth DUI after street racing stop, cops say

Life in the fast lane? → Read More

Wheels of misfortune: Spinning tires led to drug, weapons charges, cops say

It never pays to be a heel on wheels. → Read More

Woman collared after barking at neighbor's dogs, deputies say

Welcome to the "bark" side, lady. → Read More

Report: Man tried to break into patrol car occupied by deputies

It appears this guy had a blind obsession with burglarizing cars. → Read More

Man accused of hurling concrete blocks at patrol cars

You could call him a real block buster. → Read More

Blotto man in Sebastian bar was convinced he was in Melbourne, cops say

Lost in the sauce? → Read More

Report: Man blocked firetruck rushing to fire, thinking they were joking

Son, think before you ink. → Read More

Bad drivers: If you can't beat them, join them

A dangerous intersection apparently got this guy's wheels turning. → Read More

Wasted man broke into gym, set off fire extinguisher, cops say

Dude, you're supposed to get fit at the gym, not have a fit. → Read More

Report: Selfie-taking suspect, age 14, leads police to stolen gun, iPhone

Here's one way to expose your selfie. → Read More

Thief stole church's cross from steeple

They'll steal anything that's not nailed down. Anything. → Read More

No toke: You can be only one dead battery away from jail

Double trouble for driver after car broke down, officers say → Read More

Main jailed after interrupting crime scene investigation, officers say

Looks like his driving skills went to pot. → Read More