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Attempted Homicide Arrest


On November 14th, 2018, SPPD arrested Joseph D. Knowles (DOB 05/25/1980, 608 NW 9th St., Hallandale, FL 33009) and charged him with 1st degree attempted murder for a shooting that occurred on Friday November 9th around 2pm at 2238 Dr. MLK St. South.

A man was found shot multiple times after an altercation with the suspect.

The victim is considered a witness in this case, and his name will not be released at this time, as it is confidential per FL Statute 119.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.