Below is a list of suspects arrested and charged with murder homicide in the state of Florida during the month of June 2024. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Information below is deemed public information and distributed by sheriff offices. and police departments across the state.

Alachua County

William Alton Briscoe

Date: 06/17/2024

CHARGE:

  • #1 HOMICIDE MURDER FIRST DEGREE PREMEDITATED STATUTE: 782.04.1a1
  • #2 LARC GRAND THEFT OF FIREARM STATUTE: 812.014.2c5
  • #3 POSSESSION OF WEAPON OR AMMO BY CONVICTED FLA FELON STATUTE: 790.23.1a
  • #4 WEAPON OFFENSE DELIVER POSSESS SELL ALTERED FIREARM STATUTE: 790.27.2

Shanekia Juanita Whitley

Date: 06/21/2024

CHARGE:

#1 HOMICIDE NEGLIG-MANSL-VEH KILLING OF HUMAN BEING OR UNBORN CHILD W VEH

Brevard County

Leniquea Venice Byrd

Date: 06/3/2024
CHARGE:

#1 Murder WO Premed (2nd Degree)

 

Sean Denis Bigwood

Date: 06/3/2024

CHARGES:

  • #1 Murder 1st Deg Premeditated
  • #2 Burgl With Assault or Battery BOND: $16777215
  • #3 Armed Burgl Dwell/Struct/Conv – Weapon Viol

Broward County

Lazaria Vinta-Ysha-Oliv Duncan

DATE: 06/21/2024

CHARGE(S):

  • #1 DUI CAUSE DEATH TO ANY HUMAN STATUTE: 316.193-3c3a NOTES: DUI MANSLAUGHTER (UBAL)
  • #2 DUI CAUSE DEATH TO ANY HUMAN STATUTE: 316.193-3c3a NOTES: DUI MANSLAUGHTER (IMPAIRMENT)
  • #3 VEHICULAR HOMICIDE-PERSON OR VAIBLE FETUS STATUTE: 782.071-1a NOTES: VEHICULAR HOMICIDE
  • #4 DUI W/DAM TO PROP OR PERSON OF ANOTHER STATUTE: 316.193-3c1 BOND: $1000 NOTES: DUI CAUSING PROPERTY DAMAGE
  • #5 DUI W/DAM TO PROP OR PERSON OF ANOTHER STATUTE: 316.193-3c1 BOND: $1000 NOTES: DUI CAUSING PROPERTY DAMAGE
  • #6 RECKLESS DRIVING DAMAGE PERSON OR PROPERTY STATUTE: 316.192-3c1 BOND: $1000 NOTES: RECKLESS DRIVING PROPERTY DAMAGE
  • #7 RECKLESS DRIVING DAMAGE PERSON OR PROPERTY

Frank Quantes Jackson

DATE: 6/21/2024

CHARGE: #1 MURDER PREMEDITATED

Andy Williams

DATE:  06/21/2024

CHARGES:

  • #1 MURDER PREMEDITATEDSTATUTE: 782.04-1a1 NOTES: MURDER IN THE 1ST DEGREE WITH A FIREARM
  • #2 MURDER PREMEDITATEDSTATUTE: 782.04-1a1 NOTES: MURDER IN THE 1ST DEGREE WITH A FIREARM

Justin Charles

DATE:06/18/2024

CHARGE: FIRST DEGREE MURDER WITH A FIREARM

Morally Watson

DATE: 06/13/2024

CHARGE:  MURDER PREMEDITATED

Charlotte County

Janari Richardson

DATE: 06/19/2024

CHARGE: Murder Not Premediated No Felony Offense

Clay County

Sorie Brown – No image provided

DATE: 06/18/2024

CHARGE: VEHICULAR HOMICIDE

Clay County

Brooks Samuel Smith

DATE: 06/09/2024

CHARGES:

  • #1 HOMICIDE-WILLFULL KILLING STATUTE: 782.04.2 (F F)
  • #2 HOMICIDE-WILLFULL KILLING STATUTE: 782.04.2 (F F)

Charnavia Lee Criswell

DATE: 06/08/2024

CHARGE: HOMICIDE-WILLFULL KILLING

Dade County

 Eugene A Holmes

DATE: 06/13/2024

CHARGES:

  • #1 MURDER 1ST DEGREE NOTES: ARREST WARRANT
  • #2 MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ WITH A DEADLY WEAPON/ ATTEMPT
  • #3 MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ W/ DEADLY WEAPON/ CONSPIRACY

Jacarree Brian Green

DATE: 06/13/2024

CHARGES:

  • #1 MURDER 1ST DEGREE NOTES: ARREST WARRANT
  • #2 MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ WITH A DEADLY WEAPON/ ATTEMPT
  • #3 MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ W/ DEADLY WEAPON/ CONSPIRACY

Allen Gregory Chambers

DATE: 06/13/2024

CHARGES:

  • MURDER 1ST DEGREE
  • MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ WITH A DEADLY WEAPON/ ATTEMPT
  • MURDER 1ST DEGREE/ W/ DEADLY WEAPON/ CONSPIRACY

Daniel Alonso-Perez

DATE: 0/4/2024

CHARGES:

  • 2ND DEGREE MURDER

Duval County

Escambia County

Martez Deuntay Johnson

DATE: 06/20/2024

CHARGE:

  • HOMICIDE

Carson David Farber

DATE: 06/7/2024

CHARGES:

  • Homicide

Derrick Jonathan Suell

DATE: 06/3/2024

CHARGES:

  • Homicide

Jaylen Aries Prude

DATE: 06/3/2024

CHARGES:

  • Homicide

Hendry County

Kirshon Adolphus Gilkes

DATE: 06/13/2024

CHARGES:

  • Homicide

Hillsborough County

Eddy Caron

DATE: 06/22/2024

CHARGE: Homicide, 1st Degree Pre-Meditated Murder with a Weapon

Dayhan Ruenes-Vinet

DATE: 6/16/2024

CHARGE: Homicide, 1st Degree Pre-Meditated Murder with a Weapon

Daniel Rene Hernandez

DATE: 6/10/2024

CHARGE: Vehicular Homicide

Highlands County

Jose Diaz

DATE: 06/1/2024

CHARGE:

  • HOMICIDE: MURDER DANGEROUS DEPRAVED WO PREMEDITATION

Lee County

 Courtney Juarez Parchman

DATE: 06/6/2024

CHARGE:

  • HOMICIDE – MURDER WHILE ENGAGED IN ROBBERY

Leon County

 Antwan R Muhammad

Date: 6/22/2024

Charge: Homicide – First Degree

Jimail L Cooper

Date: 6/22/2024

Charge: Homicide – First Degree

Reginald Mims III

Date: 6/22/2024

Charge: Homicide – First Degree

Eddy Caron

Monroe County

Keith Devon White

DATE: 6/52024

CHARGE:

  • Homicide

Okaloosa County

Corrie D Barnes

DATE: 06/5/2024

CHARGE:

  • Homicide, 1st

Orange County

 Lakrisha S Isaac

DATE: 6/21/2024

CHARGE: Manslaughter

Evan Zachary Ziolkowski

DATE: 6/13/2024

CHARGE: Vehicular Homicide

Michael James Morrison

DATE: 6/11/2024

CHARGE: 1st Degree Murder

Willie Earl Walker

DATE: 6/11/2024

CHARGE: Homicide

 Megha Saluja

DATE: 6/4/2024

CHARGE: First Degree Murder with a firearm

Elena Josephine Falzone

DATE: 6/3/2024

CHARGE: FIRST DEGREE MURDER RESULTING FROM DISTRIBUTING FENTANYL

Osceola County

Joshua Michael-Alan Miller

DATE: 06/9/2024

CHARGE:

  • Murder while engaged in burglary

Maximo Mercado

DATE: 6/3/2024

CHARGE:

  • Murder, premeditated

Palm Beach County

Thomas Isiah Barr

DATE: 06/21/2024

CHARGE:

  • First Degree Murder

Darquize Devanonmarcell McKinon

DATE: 06/18/2024

CHARGE:

  • Murder while engaged in robbery

Daniel Pierre

DATE: 06/17/2024

CHARGES:

  • First Degree Murder

Jesus Alcides Hernandez

DATE: 6/6/2024

CHARGE:

  • Homicide

Pinellas County

Treco Miller – No mugshot available

DATE:6/22/2024

CHARGE:

  • 2nd Degree Homicide

 Nathaniel Jordan Yates – No mugshot available

DATE:6/13/2024

CHARGE:

  • First Degree Murder

Aurelian Frumoso – No mugshot available

DATE: 6/6/2024

CHARGE:

  • 2nd Degree Murder

Santa Rosa County

Benjamin Jacob Brown

DATE: 6/17/2024

CHARGE:

  • Homicide – Negligent Manslaughter

Seminole County

Terrell Walker

DATE: 6/13/2024

CHARGE:

  • Homicide by person other than person engaged in robbery

Laurie Adams

DATE: 6/5/2024

CHARGE: 1st Degree Homicide

 Elliott Jeltes

DATE: 6/4/2024

CHARGE: 1st Degree Homicide

Sumter County

 Bill Paul Marquardt

DATE: 6/18/2024

CHARGES:

  • Homicide – 2 counts

Volusia County

Darrell Leon Willis

DATE: 6/20/2024

Florida’s laws on homicide are detailed in Chapter 782 of the Florida Statutes. Homicide encompasses various unlawful killings, each categorized based on intent, premeditation, and circumstances surrounding the death. It is crucial to understand the differences between first-degree murder, second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and manslaughter in the legal landscape.

First-degree murder is the most severe form of homicide in Florida. It involves a premeditated killing, meaning the perpetrator planned the murder beforehand. Additionally, first-degree murder includes killings that occur during the commission of certain felonies, such as robbery, sexual battery, and kidnapping, under the felony murder rule. The penalties for first-degree murder are the harshest, including life imprisonment without parole or the death penalty.

Second-degree murder lacks the element of premeditation. It involves a killing caused by an act that demonstrates a depraved mind without regard for human life. This means the perpetrator engaged in dangerous behavior that showed a complete disregard for the safety and life of others, resulting in death. Penalties for second-degree murder can include up to life imprisonment, but not the death penalty.

Third-degree murder is the killing of a person without intent to cause death while committing or attempting to commit a non-violent felony. This classification involves unintended deaths that occur during the commission of certain non-violent felonies. The penalties for third-degree murder are less severe than for first and second-degree murder, with a maximum of 15 years imprisonment.

Manslaughter is categorized into two types: voluntary and involuntary. Voluntary manslaughter occurs in the heat of passion or during a sudden quarrel, where the perpetrator did not have prior intent to kill. Involuntary manslaughter, also known as criminally negligent homicide, involves unintentional killing resulting from reckless or negligent actions. Penalties for manslaughter vary, with voluntary manslaughter typically carrying more severe sentences than involuntary manslaughter.

In summary, Florida’s homicide laws differentiate between varying degrees of unlawful killing based on factors like intent, premeditation, and the nature of the act. First-degree murder is premeditated or occurs during specific felonies, second-degree murder involves a depraved mind, third-degree murder happens during non-violent felonies, and manslaughter covers killings without intent or resulting from negligence. Each classification carries distinct penalties reflecting the severity and circumstances of the crime.

CHARGE: 2nd Degree Murder

Matt McCarthy