EXCLUSIVE — Palm Beach County Legislator’s Father Fired Gun at Woman Inside His House!


RIVIERA BEACH -- The father of Florida State Representative Bobby Powell Jr. is still being held at a Palm Beach County lockup this morning as details of Saturday night's shooting are being made public. And it's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Bobby Powell Sr., 67, is accused of firing a handgun at a woman who's been living in his house at 1442 West 32nd Street in Riviera Beach, where Powell Jr.'s campaign for office was based. The … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Palm Beach Manhunt: Cop Who Nabbed Murder Suspect Says He’s no Hero!


SAINT AUGUSTINE BEACH -- St. Augustine Beach Police Officer Todd Smith says he doesn’t feel he did anything special in arresting Raul Reinoso Martinez July 4 -- the man who shut down Palm Beach 10 days earlier. At first, 26-year veteran Smith thought Martinez was a homeless jockester. But the 51-year-old Martinez turned out to be the suspect in the June 23 murder of Miami punk-band guitarist Louis Salgar, and the fugitive who sparked … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — PBSO Undercover Deputy Joaquin Fonseca Arrested on Drug Charge!

WEST PALM BEACH -- It's been kept hush-hush by authorities since yesterday, but a jail snitch tells Gossip Extra exclusively that a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office agent who once won the investigator-of-the-year award has been arrested. Joaquin Fonseca, 47, a 25-year veteran, is a member of the agency's Organized Crime Bureau. Its mission is to dismantle street gangs and major drug operations. Fonseca works as an undercover who prepares … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Ex-Versace Mansion Owner Peter Loftin Arrested in Gun Incident!

MIAMI BEACH -- Peter Loftin, the flamboyant nightscape character and former owner of the historic Versace Mansion, was arrested on Mother’s Day. Loftin, 56, was charged with aggravated assault in a domestic violence incident involving ex-Miami Dolphins cheerleader Kaire Hall, the 32-year-old mother of their two sons. A telecom millionaire whose ownership of the famous Ocean Drive mansion was rocked by lawsuits and controversies, Loftin was … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Escort: Palm Beach Lawyer Attacked us!

PALM BEACH -- One of the three escorts allegedly summoned to the Palm Beach home of Gunster lawyer Richard Holt Sunday morning said the 71-year-old Holt was "getting aggressive" with them -- and called the arrest of one of the ladies a "travesty." It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Jessica Johnston, 24, was nabbed by Palm Beach Police after placing a 911 call from Holt's house about 3 a.m. She was charged with possession of marijuana … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Strange Incident at Palm Beach Lawyer’s House Nets Woman With Marijuana UP THERE!

PALM BEACH -- Strange incident at the Palm Beach house owned by well-known Gunster Law firm shareholder Richard Holt! Palm Beach Police arrested a 25-year-old woman there about 3 a.m. Sunday in what cops described as a "civil" dispute. Thing is, according to the police report, she also carried a small amount of pot . . . deep inside her nether regions! It's another Gossip Extra exclusive the rest of the media won't touch with a 10-foot … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Helga Marston, 92, Alleged Victim of Society Dame Nancy Tsai, Found Dead in Nursing Home!

WEST PALM BEACH -- Helga Marston, the alleged victim of fallen society darling Nancy Tsai, has died in a West Palm Beach nursing home. Marston, 92, is believed to have died of natural causes at the Lourdes Noreen McKeen facility, where she had been living for over a year. No autopsy has been ordered. The death, which occurred two days after Tsai was charged with theft from an elderly person and exploitation of an elderly person, could … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Author: Disgraced Socialite Nancy Tsai Needed to Keep up With The Joneses!

PALM BEACH -- A well-known author who wrote a book about Palm Beach socialite Nancy Tsai and her high society friends said she was shocked to hear about Nancy's arrest last week, and blamed it on naked ambition and the need to keep up with the town's much richer Joneses! It's another story you'll find only on Gossip Extra: Canadian former society columnist Rosemary Sexton, whose 1993 book The Glitter Girls devoted an entire chapter to Nancy, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Fallen Society Darling Nancy Tsai: Canada Knew Her as “Ruthless” Gold Digger!

PALM BEACH -- Long before Palm Beach society knew Nancy Tsai as the generous patron of the arts who allegedly stole millions from a 92-year-old Alzheimer's patient, her native Canada knew her as a "ruthless" gold digger whose first attempt to climb the social ladder here in the 1980s failed miserably. It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Nancy, 66, whose first date with a Palm Beach County circuit court judge on charges of stealing from an … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Troubled Palm Beach Socialite Nancy Tsai: My Dead Husband Screwed me Out of $8 Million!

PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach socialite and Norton Museum of Art patron Nancy Tsai, who's accused of stealing from a trust fund belonging to 92-year-old Alzheimer's patient Helga Marston, claimed she lost $8 million when her rich ex-husband protected assets she believed she was entitled to. How did he protect the dough? Through a trust fund similar to the one Tsai is now accused of raiding! -- UPDATE: Fallen socialite Nancy Tsai was known … [Read more...]

PHOTO — Justin Bieber: The Mug Shot

MIAMI -- This is the photo everybody expected would come: Teen pop star Justin Bieber's mug shot! And the teenager looks fairly happy, considering he faces charges of DUI, resisting arrest and driving with an expired license after his early morning arrest in Miami Beach! As of 11:30 a.m., he was still being held on $2,500-bond at Miami's Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center. … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Justin Bieber Arrested in Miami Beach!

MIAMI BEACH -- Teen pop star Justin Bieber was arrested early this morning in Miami Beach on suspicion of DUI and drag racing. Several news organizations are reporting he was nabbed at the wheel of a rented Lamborghini in the area of 26th Street and Pine Tree Drive. He's scheduled to be in police custody for at least eight hours. He was also charged with driving with an expired license. -- UPDATE: Justin Bieber, the mug shot! Details … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Ex-Miami Dolphins Receiver Davone Bess in a Trance During Arrest!


FORT LAUDERDALE -- Guess you can call it a bad trip! Former Miami Dolphins receiver Davone Bess appeared to be under the influence of drugs about 6 a.m. today when he was arrested at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport, according to a Broward County Sheriff's report. This is what authorities are saying: A deputy working the airport detail was notified by passengers that a man was acting irrationally. The man, … [Read more...]