Articles Tagged with first-degree murder

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Michael Boatwright of Fort Lauderdale, Florida has been arrested as the second suspect in the June 18 shooting death of Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known as rapper XXXTentacion.

Boatwright, 22, was already in Broward County Jail following his arrest on July 5 on unrelated charges of cocaine possession with intent to sell and misdemeanor marijuana possession. At the time of his arrest, Boatwright was on probation until April 2019 for battery and drug charges from November 2013. He is now charged with first-degree murder in addition to violation of probation for the July 5 charges. The press did not name an attorney for him.

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Nelson Hernandez Mena was arrested on Sunday after he allegedly shot and killed Juan Javier Cruz and injured another man in a confrontation outside a Salvadorian restaurant.

Mena, 48. faces charges of aggravated assault with a firearm, attempted murder, and first-degree murder. He is being held at Palm Beach County Jail and was denied bond during a first court appearance on Monday morning by Judge Dina Keever-Agrama. The press did not name an attorney for him.

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Jonathan Schuler of West Palm Beach, Florida is accused of fatally shooting his roommate Junior Petit-Bien in their Boynton Beach home on February 3. Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office announced his arrest for first-degree murder on Monday. The press did not name an attorney for him.

According to investigators, Schuler lived with Petit-Bien, 34, at a home in Willow Spring Circle. They are still unsure as to why Schuler allegedly shot and killed Petit-Bien.

Schuler, 32, was already booked into Broward County Jail for the alleged killing of Arcenio Alvarez of Lake Worth last month. Schuler and Alvarez were both working as day laborers at a Deerfield Beach construction site when Schuler allegedly struck and killed Alvarez with a crowbar.

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