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Lauderhill police name man wanted in killing caught on surveillance video

Trace Obrian Walker
Trace Obrian Walker

A day after Lauderhill police released video showing a man being gunned down outside a restaurant, detectives said they identified the shooter.

Gary Wallock was killed at about 5:30 p.m. Monday outside the Lobster and Seafood Warehouse, 1854 NW 38th Ave. Video showed a man running toward Wallock and unloading 10 to 12 shots as Wallock’s friend hovers nearby.

On Thursday, police said Trace Obrian Walker, 26, was wanted for murder.

Lauderhill police are searching for the killer in Monday afternoon's fatal shooting of Lauderdale Lakes resident Gary Wallock. As Wallock left The Lobster and Seafood Warehouse in Lauderhill, a man ran from around a corner, shot Wallock in the hea

Walker, who is known for being armed, according to police, is 6 feet 2 inches tall and skinny. His hair may be in small twists or short cornrows.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or Detective Chad Williams at 954-717-4615.

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