BSO ARRESTS SUSPECT IN POMPANO BEACH MURDER

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 19-4-5 (19-3-3)

BSO Case Number: 11-1903-000918

Date: March 3, 2019

Time: 9:53 p.m.

Jurisdiction: Pompano Beach

Place of Occurrence: 305 S.E. Ninth Ave., Pompano Beach

Victim(s): John Altidor, 47, male, 5/2/71, 460 N.W. 42nd Court, Pompano Beach (DECEASED)

Suspect(s): Brandon Woollery, 21, male, 12/4/97, 3333 N.W. 32nd Court, Lauderdale Lakes (IN CUSTODY)

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives have arrested Brandon Woollery in the fatal stabbing of John Altidor.

Just before 10 p.m. March 3, Regional Communications received a report of a person who sounded in distress outside 305 S.E. Ninth Ave. in Pompano Beach. Responding BSO deputies found Altidor, 47, suffering from a stab wound. Pompano Beach Fire Rescue transported him to Broward Health North where Altidor later was pronounced dead.

Woollery, 21, was arrested on a warrant on April 2. He faces one count of first degree murder.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact BSO Homicide Det. Jeffrey Curtis at 954-321-4200 or Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or www.browardcrimestoppers.org

INVESTIGATORS:
Homicide Dets. Curcio & Curtis, CID
Pompano Beach; PBFR

THIS REPORT BY:
Joy Oglesby/PIO
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