Bystander Shoots, Kills Suspect In Miami
Two men were arrested on second-degree murder charges after their accomplice was fatally shot during a robbery they were reportedly attempting.
Miami Police Department spokeswoman Kenia Fallat told local media that 19-year-old Marcel Bolanos and 19-year-old Steven Palacio were arrested Sunday.
Police said Bolanos, Palacio and 18-year-old Alberto Medal approached a man who was walking down a street Friday night in Miami’s Little River neighborhood. Fallat said the men robbed the victim of his belongings at gunpoint.
An unknown man who witnessed the crime and was armed with a gun fired at the men, stopping the robbery.
Medal was struck, and later died at Jackson Memorial Hospital.