Palmetto Bay

Police seek leads in Palmetto Bay slaying of music promoter

 

dsmiley@MiamiHerald.com

Miami-Dade Police have released video of a murder in Palmetto Bay last June in the hope that someone will help investigators solve the case.

Frederick Duberry, 44, was gunned down about 3:40 a.m. June 16 after he pulled his truck into the driveway at his home in the 17000 block of Southwest 97th Avenue, according to police. Surveillance video from a camera mounted on the house shows a man wearing a skullcap and carrying what appears to be an assault rifle in his hands pop into view and shoot Duberry.

The shooter than jumped into a car, described by a neighbor after the shooting as a blue Taurus, and sped off.

Duberry was a music and events promoter, who according to the neighbor went by the name “Keith Duberry.”

On Tuesday, Duberry’s family gathered for reporters to plead for help in finding the killer.

Detective Javier Baez said anyone with information should call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477 or Detective Jessica Alvarez at 305-471-2400.

Read more Breaking News stories from the Miami Herald

  •  
A Palestinian inspects the damage of the Al-Shalam (Peace) tower, destroyed by an overnight Israeli strike, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. A high-level attempt by the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state to end deadly Israel-Hamas fighting was off to a rough start Monday: Gaza's Hamas rulers signaled they won't agree to an unconditional cease-fire, Israel's prime minister said he'll do whatever is necessary to keep Israelis safe from Hamas attacks. Gaza health officials say hundreds Palestinians have died since the beginning of Israel’s campaign in the Gaza Strip since the ground operation began Thursday.

    Egypt calls for Israeli, Palestinian peace talks

    Egypt's foreign minister raised the possibility Tuesday of restarting stalled peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians as part of negotiating a cease-fire in the war that has broken out on the Gaza Strip.

  •  
Customers have a meal at a McDonald's restaurant in Tokyo, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. McDonald’s Corp. said Tuesday its restaurants in Japan stopped using chicken from the Shanghai company Husi Food Co. McDonald’s said Husi provided about 20 percent of the meat of expired chicken used in its chicken nuggets in Japan.

    China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King

    A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday and spread to Japan where McDonald's said the Chinese supplier accused of selling expired beef and chicken had provided 20 percent of the meat for its chicken nuggets.

  •  
Housing prices in Broward County continued to rise in June, and inventory remains tight.

    HOUSING

    Broward home sales, prices rose in June

    The median prices for existing homes and condos in Broward County rose in June along with the volume of sales.

Miami Herald

Join the
Discussion

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

  • Marketplace

Today's Circulars

  • Quick Job Search

Enter Keyword(s) Enter City Select a State Select a Category