Porter received charges of attempted premeditated murder following the incident on Saturday that involved an argument. Porter and another man were engaged in an argument with one another in the area of Broward Boulevard when Porter shot at the man.
The suspect exited the bus when it stopped and started running from the scene. However, police had the whole altercation on video and were able to find the suspect.
Broward County Premeditated Murder LawsWhen a suspect acts deliberately and intentionally in a shooting and knows that their actions could very easily lead to a loss of life, serious charges will follow. You could find yourself in the midst of extremely serious charges, even though you didn’t follow through with the crime in question. The attempt is enough to lead to these charges.
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