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Police arrest Miami man in fatal nightclub shooting

Cornelius Goodman
Cornelius Goodman

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Miami-Dade County police arrested a 31-year-old Miami man Sunday, accused of fatally shooting a man this weekend inside a nightclub. 

Argemis Colome, a spokesman for the Miami-Dade Police Department, said Cornelius Goodman shot Jonathan Soto of Plantation during a fight about 4 a.m. Saturday inside the Tropicana Bar in the 1000 block of Northwest 79th Street.

Colome said Miami-Dade Fire Rescue transported Soto to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, where he later died of his injuries.

Goodman faces charges of second-degree murder and grand theft.

He is currently being held in the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center in Miami without bond.