Police arrest Miami Beach murder suspect in Citrus County

Pedro Exposito accused of killing Robert Lakatos

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - 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.

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