ARREST MADE IN FATAL TRAFFIC DISPUTE

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office
PIO Number:
20-1-8 (19-11-21B)
BSO Case Number:
12-1911-001868 (Update)
Date:
Nov.17, 2019
Time:
6:16 p.m. 
Jurisdiction:
Oakland Park 
Place of Occurrence:
200 block of East Oakland Park Boulevard, Oakland Park
Victim(s):
Ian Curtis, 27, male, 6/30/92, 1417 Himmarshee St., #1, Fort Lauderdale (DECEASED)
Suspect(s):
David McLean, 21, male, 9/26/98, 2029 N.W. 46th Ave., #409, Lauderhill (ARRESTED)
Description of Incident:
Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives arrested the man involved in a traffic dispute that left a Fort Lauderdale man dead on Nov. 17.

Detectives obtained security video of a man, later identified as David McLean, entering and exiting a Publix near the 200 block of East Oakland Park Boulevard in Oakland Park shortly after the traffic dispute that ended in the shooting death of Ian Curtis. McLean fled the scene in a white, full-size pickup traveling northbound on Northeast Second Avenue after leaving Oakland Park Boulevard.

Around 6:15 p.m., Curtis was seen exiting his white Mercedes-Benz before collapsing onto the roadway in the 200 block of East Oakland Park Boulevard in Oakland Park. A passerby who saw Curtis lying in the roadway suffering from a gunshot wound began performing CPR on him until Oakland Park Fire Rescue arrived. Paramedics transported Curtis to Broward Health Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

McLean was taken into custody around 11:35 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7. He faces one count of second degree murder. 

INVESTIGATORS:
Det. Curcio, Homicide CID
Sgt. Forsberg, Homicide CID

Oakland Park

Oakland Park Fire Rescue  

THIS REPORT BY:
Robyn Hankerson/PIO
1/8/20  1639