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For Immediate Release:
June 20, 2017

Media Contact:
Det. Robin Pinkard

Topic: Homicide
Case #: PD170614225211
Date & Time of Occurrence: 06/14/2017 at 3:04 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 177 Street N.E. 9 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Ed Lamarre, (B/M)
Subject's DOB: 11/15/1994
Subject's Age: 22
Subject's Address: 17525 NE 8 Place
  Miami, Florida
Subject's Charges: Murder 2nd Degree / With a deadly weapon
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Brian Brown , (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 10/16/1997
Deceased's Age: 19
Deceased's Address: 1601 N.E. 180 Street
  North Miami Beach, Florida


Murder Subject Arrested

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) has made an arrest in the murder of Brian Brown.

According to investigators, on June 14, 2017, officers from the Intracoastal District responded to Aventura Hospital in reference to a male, Brian Brown, shot multiple times. The next day, while in the hospital, Mr. Brown's condition deteriorated and he succumbed to his injuries. 

The investigation further revealed that Mr. Brown was meeting with an unknown subject in the area of N.E. 177 Street and N.E. 9 Avenue.  As Mr. Brown met with the subject, an argument ensued.  The subject then produced a firearm, and fired several rounds, striking Mr. Brown.  The subject then fled on foot in an unknown direction. 

As investigators continued to follow all leads, they were able to identify the subject as Ed Lamarre.  On today’s date, June 20, 2017, MDPD homicide detectives located and arrested Ed Lamarre for his involvement in the homicide.

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

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