- BSO Case Number:
- Place of Occurrence:
- 5291 S.W. 21st St., West Park
- Adult male, name withheld, Marsy’s Law (DECEASED)
- Kenyon Key, 25, 10/30/1995, male, 2850 N.W. Eighth Court, Fort Lauderdale
Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives arrested a Fort Lauderdale man for the fatal shooting of a man in West Park this past weekend.
Around 5:20 p.m. on Saturday, July 17, BSO deputies were called to an address in the 5200 block of Southwest 21st Street in reference to a shooting. Deputies found the male victim suffering from gunshot wounds. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue responded and transported the victim to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the victim and the suspect, Kenyon Key, got into a verbal argument, and Key shot the victim, killing him. Deputies detained Key on scene and, following an investigation by homicide detectives, Key was arrested for first degree murder.
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue
Dets. K. Nitsch & L. Bonhomme, CID
Sgt. K. Forsberg, CID
THIS REPORT BY:
Carey Codd/Sr. PIO