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Detectives investigate man’s shooting death in Deerfield Beach

Street shooting outside apartment building leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

Detectives are investigating the murder of Kierson Wilson-Forte outside of an apartment building in Deerfield Beach. A Google Street image shows the area of the crime scene is a gathering place on along Southwest Third Street.
Detectives are investigating the murder of Kierson Wilson-Forte outside of an apartment building in Deerfield Beach. A Google Street image shows the area of the crime scene is a gathering place on along Southwest Third Street. (Broward Sheriff's Office and Google Street View)

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – Detectives are searching for a shooter who left Keirson Wilson-Forte dying on the street and a woman wounded in a car on Tuesday in Deerfield Beach.

Wilson-Forte, 29, was shot several times about 8:15 p.m. in front of an apartment building along Southwest Third Street, between Southwest Second Avenue and Southwest First Terrace, deputies said.

Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies identified the other victim of the shooting as Tara Bostick.

According to Sgt. Don Prichard, a spokesman for BSO, the wounded 45-year-old single mother drove away from the scene of the shooting and survived. Deputies found her a few blocks away, outside of the Pineview Cemetery.

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue personnel took Wilson-Forte and Bostick to Broward Health North. Doctors pronounced Wilson-Forte dead.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call 954-321-4328 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477. Information leading to an arrest in the case will lead to a $3,000 reward.


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