Police arrest Miami Beach murder suspect in Citrus County

Pedro Exposito accused of killing Robert Lakatos

Published On: Mar 27 2013 11:18:56 AM EDT   Updated On: Mar 27 2013 01:08:47 PM EDT

Citrus County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a 19-year-old accused of fatally shooting a teenage boy in Miami Beach.

Deputies arrested Pedro Exposito late Tuesday after he arrived at a known drug location and tried running away, according to Miami Beach police.

Exposito was wanted in connection with the murder of 16-year-old Robert Lakatos, who was shot and killed during an armed robbery on the boardwalk near 79th Street on April 6, 2012.

Exposito is being held in Citrus County under a Miami Beach homicide warrant.