PIO Number: 17-11-13c (17-11-13a/b)
BSO Case Number: 15-1711-001063
Jurisdiction: North Lauderdale
Place of Occurrence: 6100 Kimberly Blvd., North Lauderdale
Darren Butler, 27, male, 5/21/90, at large (DECEASED)
Johntavis McCoe, 26, male, 4/27/91, 11537 St. Lewis St., Miami (IN CUSTODY)
Rougiena Deriveire, 18, female, 4/9/99, 881 S.W. 63rd St., North Lauderdale (IN CUSTODY)
Description of Incident:
Broward Sheriff's Office homicide detectives have arrested another person involved in the death of a man found inside a burning car.
Johntavis McCoe, 26, was taken into custody in Miami on Nov. 21 and faces a charge of first degree murder. Rougiena Deriveire, 18, was arrested for her involvement in the crime on Nov. 18.<
Darren Butler's body was discovered around 5 a.m. Nov. 14 when BSO deputies responded to a car on fire at Bicentennial Park, 6100 Kimberly Blvd. When the flames were extinguished by North Lauderdale Fire Rescue, the 27-year-old's body was discovered in the car. Initially, his name was withheld until he could be positively identified.
The homicide investigation continues.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Homicide Detective Kevin Forsberg at 954-421-4200. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org. Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.
Dets. Forsberg & Tutler, Homicide CID
North Lauderdale; NLFR
THIS REPORT BY:
Joy Oglesby/Keyla Concepción/PIO