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For Immediate Release:
March 02, 2017

Media Contact:
Det. Marjorie Eloi

Topic: Homicide
Case #: PD170220068248
Date & Time of Occurrence: 02/20/2017 at approx. 7:07 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 1839 NW 74 Street
  Miami, Florida
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Lashundra Fair, (B/F)
Subject's DOB: 09/20/1985
Subject's Age: 31
Subject's Address: 10821 SW 222 Street
  Miami, Florida
Subject's Charges: Second Degree Murder
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Carlton Fair, (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 09/20/1931
Deceased's Age: 85
Deceased's Address: 1839 NW 74 Street
  Miami , Florida

Suspect Arrest for the Murder of Elderly Male

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

Detectives from the Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD), Homicide Bureau announce the arrest of 31 year old Lashundra Fair for the murder of 85 year old Carlton Fair.

According to investigators on Monday, February 20, 2017, shortly after seven o’clock in the morning, MDPD Northside District officers along with Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) personnel were dispatched to a residence, located at 1839 NW 74 Street, in reference to an elderly male on the floor and unresponsive. Upon their arrival, they located the victim, Carlton Fair, with an apparent gunshot wound to his abdomen. MDFR personnel determined the victim was without vital signs and pronounced him deceased.

Further investigation revealed that while visiting the victim’s residence, Lashundra Fair shot and killed him. She then fled the residence and discarded the firearm in a neighboring yard.

On March 2, 2017, Lashundra Fair was apprehended and transported to the MDPD Homicide Bureau for questioning. She provided investigators with a statement detailing her involved in the homicide and was charged accordingly.


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