LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. – A man wanted for a recent homicide was found dead in a Broward County canal.
According to police, 23-year-old Rashad Stevenson was wanted in connection to a deadly shooting that took place Thursday night in Lauderdale Lakes.
Stevenson was found Sunday morning in a Lauderdale Lakes canal.
A resident in the 3700 block of Northwest 41st Street called authorities after discovering a body floating in the nearby canal.
Deputies and a dive team from the Broward Sheriff’s Office responded.
Stevenson was wanted for a shooting that took place shortly before 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18 on the 4200 block of Northwest 38th Terrace.
Anyone with information about either incident is urged to contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.