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For Immediate Release:
April 23, 2017

Media Contact:
Det. Alvaro Zabaleta

Topic: Homicide
Case #: PD170423152112
Date & Time of Occurrence: 04/23/2017 at 1:59 a.m.
Address of Occurrence: 2526 N.W. 97 Street
  Miami, Florida
Victim #1:
Victim's Name: Cepheus Quientin, (B/M)
Victim's DOB: 06/10/1983
Victim's Age: 33
Victim #2:
Victim's Name: Harriet Earns, (B/F)
Victim's DOB: 03/15/1982
Victim's Age: 35
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Unknown, (B/M)
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Unknown, (B/M)
Deceased's Description: Driver
Deceased #2:
Deceased's Name: Dwight Parks, (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 12/04/1982
Deceased's Age: 34
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: Saturn 4-door
Vehicle Color: Blue
Vehicle Description: Victim's Vehicle


Car Ambushed By Unknown Subject(s).

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department, Homicide Bureau is investigating a shooting that resulted in one person injured and two dead.  According to investigators, the victims were sitting inside a blue Saturn 4-door, when an unknown subject(s) approached and opened fire.  The driver was shot and pronounced deceased on the scene.  One of passengers, Dwight Parks, succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. The other passenger, Cepheus Quientin, sustained a gunshot wound to the arm and is listed in stable condition.  A third passenger, Harriet Earns, was not injured during the incident. The motive remains unknown.  The deceased driver's identity is pending positive identification.

The investigation continues...

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers
(305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477
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Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.

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