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Michael Brewer

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  • Fundraisers net thousands for burned Deerfield Beach teenager

    Fundraisers net thousands for burned Deerfield Beach teenager
    Touched by the plight of the Deerfield Beach teenager who was recently surrounded by schoolmates and set on fire, donors continue to come forward to support Michael Brewer and his family. In one night this week, patrons and staff at Galuppi's in...
  • Deerfield burn suspects will be released unless charged as adults, prosecutors say

    The teenagers accused of surrounding Michael Brewer and setting him on fire will have to be released from custody after Nov. 12 unless prosecutors charge them as adults, officials said today. Judges on Monday granted a nine-day extension for the...
  • Burned Deerfield teen speaks to family, hospital staff

    Michael Brewer has spoken. Two days after the 15-year-old burning victim was taken off a ventilator, he made a hoarse, raspy request of the nurses treating him at the Jackson Memorial Hospital Burn Center. His words were less profound than they were...
  • Burned Deerfield teen has nightmares, grandmother says

    Michael Brewer has frequent nightmares about the incident last month in which he was severely burned after a group of teens allegedly set him on fire, his grandmother told WFOR-Ch. 4 in a recent interview. "He screams for his dad and he screams for help,...
  • Before the burning of Michael Brewer, a handshake

    Before the burning of Michael Brewer, a handshake
    They shook on it. The way Matthew Bent saw it, Michael Brewer owed him $40 for a video game, and Brewer had just agreed he would pay up. They shook hands. Brewer, who had stayed home from school out of fear of what would happen if he ran into Bent,...
  • Teen burning suspect's mom says he's hard worker, good boy

    Teen burning suspect's mom says he's hard worker, good boy
    To his family, Matthew Bent was a busy child with a bright future. The 15-year-old Pompano Beach boy mowed neighbors' lawns, volunteered with yard sales at church, did his homework and was an avid basketball player, his family said. Bent's mother...
  • Prosecutors release Deerfield Beach burn victim's account of attack

    Prosecutors release Deerfield Beach burn victim's account of attack
    There were things Michael Brewer remembered vividly about the day he was set on fire. He remembered the cool feeling of rubbing alcohol splashing on him. He remembered the burning sensation, the impulse to run and jump into the pool. He remembered...
  • Boy Accused of Setting Classmate on Fire Says Attack Was Not Planned

    Boy Accused of Setting Classmate on Fire Says Attack Was Not Planned
    FORT LAUDERDALE - There was no plot to attack Michael Brewer, to surround him, pour rubbing alcohol on him and set him ablaze, according to his former friend Jeremy Jarvis. Jarvis, 13, wasn't permitted by his lawyer to explain how the notorious Oct. 12...
  • Youth violence -- what's going on with our kids?

     
    South Florida doesn't have a monopoly on youth violence, but we seem to be sinking to disturbing depths lately. Last week's pummeling of Deerfield Beach Middle School student Josie Ratley, 15, is the most recent case that has shaken the......