MURDER VICTIM IDENTIFIED
- BSO Case Number: BSO1-11-5301
- PIO Number: 01-11-18
- Date: November 12, 2001
- Place of Occurrence: 5700 Block of Hallandale Beach Boulevard
- Horace Weir, aka “Mikey”, 30, 12/8/70, 6873 NW 173rd Dr., Miami Lakes
- Several unidentified black males
Description of Incident:
Broward Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating the shooting death of Horace “Mikey” Weir.
Weir’s body was found in the parking lot of a shopping center in the 5700 block of W. Hallandale Beach Boulevard the evening of November 12, 2001.
At approximately 5:43pm on November 12, 2001, District 1 deputies were dispatched on a call of “shots fired” near 5705 W. Hallandale Beach Boulevard. When the first deputy arrived on the scene at about 5:45pm, he found Weir’s body lying in a pool of blood in the parking lot of the mall.
Witnesses report seeing several black males running from the scene and fleeing in two vehicles shortly after the shots were heard. The suspects fled in a white Toyota Corolla and a black Ford
F150 pick-up truck.
Weir’s last known address was 6873 NW 173rd Dr., Miami Lakes.
Anyone with information about this murder is urged to contact CrimeStoppers at 493-TIPS.
- INVESTIGATORS: Sgt. J. Carr/Det. D Nicholson
- THIS REPORT BY: Hugh Graf/PIO 11/13/01 11:00am
- HORACE WEIR - WEIR, HORACE (4/2000)