PIO Number: 18-1-28

BSO Case Number: 10-1801-004565

Date: Jan. 27, 2018

Time: 7:49 a.m.

Jurisdiction: Deerfield Beach

Place of Occurance: near 194 S.E. Second Street, Deerfield Beach

Victim 1: Domique Daniels (DECEASED)
33, male, 7/27/84,
1657 N.W. 11th Circle,
Pompano Beach

Victim 2: (identity withheld)

Suspect: Unidentified Male

Description of Incident:

At 7:49 a.m. Saturday morning, a resident of Deerfield Beach woke to an unusual sight; a car with its wheels spinning in reverse was wedged into some shrubbery near 194 S.E. Second Street. When Broward Sheriff's deputies arrived, they discovered the body of 33-year-old Domique Daniels inside the car.

The previous evening, Daniels was in the front passenger seat of a friend's car as they rode around Deerfield Beach. Close to midnight, they decided to stop and picked up an unidentified male. During the ride, the man's behavior became more and more erratic. The unidentified man had a gun, and the ride quickly turned into a carjacking. At approximately 12:20 a.m., as the car neared the Mobile Gas Station at 900 S.W. 10th Street, the assailant fatally shot Daniels while the car was still moving.

The driver jumped from the moving car and sustained only minor injuries. His identity is being withheld for his safety.

The homicide investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact BSO Detective Samantha Cottam at 954-321-4544 or Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.

Det. S. Cottam, Sgt. D. Ellwood, Homicide
Deerfield Beach

Gina Carter/PIO
1/29/18 1300

Search The Site

Contact Us

Broward's Sheriff's Office
2601 West Broward Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Dial 911 for Emergencies Only

Non-Emergencies (954) 764-HELP (4357)

To report a crime tip (954) 493-TIPS (8477)

To report abuse (800) 96-ABUSE (22873)

General Information (954) 765-4321

Privacy Policy - Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

Terms of Use - © 2018 Broward County Sheriff's Office.
All rights reserved. This information is made available to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety. Any unauthorized use of this information is forbidden and subject to criminal prosecution.

Accessibility Policy

Social Terms of Use - The Broward Sheriff’s Office (“Agency”) Social Media Terms of Use establishes guidelines for Agency- maintained social media sites, pages and posts on social media networks, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube.