Incident

12-31-2016 Florida Miami (Cutler Bay) 1-1

Location

December 31, 2016

20549 Southwest 93rd Avenue
Miami (Cutler Bay), Florida
Geolocation: 25.5764, -80.3422

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Roland Von Whitaker
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Friends
  • Name: Rahsaan Smith
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Accidental Shooting - Death
  • Accidental/Negligent Discharge
  • Thought gun was unloaded
  • Playing with gun

Notes

Gun belonged to vic, who passed it to friend who AD'd, fatally striking victim. thought unloaded, falsely reported as unknown suspect

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 27
State Senate District: 35
State House District: 114