Victim IDed, reward offered in Miami-Dade homicide

Jude Mersier, 18, was shot and killed on Tuesday (Crime Stoppers) (Crime Stoppers)

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Miami-Dade police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Tuesday evening.

Police say the shooting was reported in the area of Northwest 152nd Street and North Miami Avenue.

Police have identified the man as 18-year-old Jude Merisier.

Officials haven’t said what led up to the shooting.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact Miami-Dade Police Department Homicide Detective T. Menendez at 305-471-2400.

Anonymous tips can be made by calling Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477. A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to an arrest.

Reward poster (Crime Stoppers) (Crime Stoppers)

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