LAUDERDALE LAKES, FL – Broward Sheriff’s Office robbery detectives have released security footage of a male subject involved in an armed robbery and shooting in Lauderdale Lakes on Jan. 12.
According to police, around 11:24 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, surveillance video shows a black male subject, between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet tall, wearing a black ski mask, all black clothing and white sneakers, entering 101 Liquors located at 3435 W. Oakland Park Blvd. in Lauderdale Lakes. The subject, armed with a silver and black semi-automatic handgun, is seen approaching the clerk and demanding money before jumping the counter and retrieving the cash register drawer.
After obtaining the register, the armed robber jumps back over the counter where he is struck in the back of the head by a man who tried to stop him. A fight pursues, and the man is subsequently shot in the abdomen and knocked to the floor. The subject then flees the scene in a newer model four-door grey/silver Kia Optima with tinted windows.
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue transported the victim in critical condition to Broward Health Medical Center for treatment of his injury.
Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this case to contact BSO Robbery Detective Armando Enrique at 954-321-4233. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org. A reward of up to $3,000 is available for information that leads to an arrest.