Man Shoots Former Stepdad to Death

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A 23-year-old man is currently in custody at the Broward County jail in Florida, accused of shooting and killing his former stepfather during the 4th of July weekend. Online records indicate that Darien Massad Turner is being held in connection with the incident.

Authorities discovered the body of Christian Colon, 44, at the residence, where he had suffered fatal gunshot wounds. Police were alerted to the shooting on Saturday morning after receiving a call around 10:50 a.m., according to local news outlet WSVN. The residential area where the incident occurred is known for its multimillion-dollar homes.

As of now, it remains unclear what may have led to the shooting, as police have not suggested a motive or provided a sequence of events leading up to the incident. The arrest affidavit has not yet been made available to the public.

Turner is currently facing a charge of premeditated murder. Those present at the house where the shooting occurred have opted not to speak to the media about the tragedy.