BROWARD

Fatally shot, man crashes SUV into tree near Fort Lauderdale

 

cteproff@MiamiHerald.com

The death of a 45-year-old man shot multiple times inside his SUV near Fort Lauderdale Sunday night is being investigated by the Broward Sheriff’s Office.

BSO said they had received a call of a car crash at about 8:45 p.m. When deputies arrived, they found a victim identified as Johnny Ross on the ground near his SUV.

After being wounded, Ross apparently tried to drive away, but crashed into a tree along the 2800 block of Northwest Fourth Street and fell out of his vehicle.

He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center, where he died.

Anyone with information about Ross’ murder is asked to call Homicide Detective Kevin Forsberg at 954-321-4210, or call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477 or visit www.browardcrimestoppers.org online.

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