Florida City man kills brother after argument, police say

Shooter's mother provides statement placing son at crime scene

By Paradise Afshar - Digital Editor
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Daniel Dye is accused of fatally shooting his brother.

FLORIDA CITY, Fla. - A 21-year-old Florida City man was arrested Friday after he shot and killed his brother, Miami-Dade police said.

Daniel Dye got into a verbal altercation with his brother and at one point the situation escalated.

Dye ended up pulling out a gun and shooting his brother in the abdominal region, police said.

The victim was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

An eyewitness told police that Dye shot his brother and then fled. Dye’s mother also provided a statement to police that placed her son at the shooting scene.

 

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