76ºF

Police search for gunman in fatal Hallandale Beach shooting

Shooting suspect ID'd by police as Stefan Stewart, 23

photo

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – Police are searching for a gunman who fatally shot a man Tuesday afternoon in Hallandale Beach.

It happened about 12:55 p.m. in the 800 block of West Pembroke Road.

Witnesses told police the victim, who has been identified as John Henry Richburg, 27, was sitting in the passenger seat of a white van when a man approached the window and shot him.

Richburg was taken to Memorial Regional Hospital, where he later died.

Police have identified the shooting suspect as Stefan Stewart, 23. He is believed to be armed and dangerous and may be driving a red Honda.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Hallandale Beach Police Department at 954-457-1436.

Follow Local 10 News on Twitter @WPLGLocal10


About the Author: