Hurricane Irma was a devastating, record-breaking storm that ravaged our state. In its wake, we find ourselves cleaning up wreckage, waiting for power to come back on, and assessing damage.


For many, though, desperation settles in as stores and homes remain shuttered and necessities like gas, food, and water are difficult to come by.


Some people deal with these circumstances and wait for places to reopen. Others decide not to wait and are reduced to looting from evacuated properties across South Florida.


Looting Fears Become Florida Reality


We’ve seen the stories of looters from the …