BSO DETECTIVES SEARCH FOR SUSPECT IN POMPANO BEACH MURDER

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 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): unknown

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 47-year-old man that happened Sunday in Pompano Beach. Detectives need help identifying the person or people involved.

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

The homicide investigation continues. Anyone with additional information about the suspect(s) 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. Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.

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

THIS REPORT BY:
Joy Oglesby/PIO
3/4/19 1400