Fort Lauderdale Man Shot, Suspect Unknown

According to the Sun-Sentinel in Florida, a Fort Lauderdale man was struck by gunfire earlier this week. According to reports, shots were fired around 5:30am on Monday morning when Marchenzy Nelson was standing out 1243 NE Fifth Terrace.
The 22-year-old shooting victim is listed in critical condition at Broward County General Medical Center.
A spokesperson for the Broward County police told the Sentinel that a newer-model white SUV was last seen leaving the area. Police think the vehicle may have been a Jeep Grand Cherokee, but they have not released other details on this Fort Lauderdale shooting. So far, no criminal charges have been filed.
Those with information on this shooting are asked to call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477).
Fort Lauderdale: Man wounded in shooting, Sun-Sentinel, September 9, 2008


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