St. Petersburg Police Press Release

Chief of Police
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St. Petersburg, FL 33705

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For Immediate Release
Report number: 2020-031848
Date of original release: date

Man Arrested for 2017 Homicide

Jerry Peterson, DOB 11/7/1984, was arrested Saturday for killing a man in front of Club Paradise, 3074 18th Avenue South, at 3 a.m., on July 5, 2017


Detectives determined that Peterson got into an argument with Lamant Lisbon, DOB 6/1/75, outside of the club. Peterson pulled a gun out, shot and killed Lisbon.

Police investigators have been looking for Peterson for nearly three years and there was a warrant out for his arrest.

Peterson is charged with 2nd Degree Murder and was booked into the Pinellas County Jail.

Jerry Peterson

Jerry Peterson

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