Published On: Sat, Sep 25th, 2021

One Man Arrested in Shooting at Miami-Area Rap Show in May That Left 3 Dead and 20 Wounded

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By David Ovalle From Miami Herald MIAMI—Police have arrested one man for his alleged role in the mass shooting that killed three people and wounded 20 others outside a Northwest Miami-Dade banquet hall in May. Davonta Barnes, 22, of Miami Gardens, was booked into a Miami-Dade jail Thursday night on three counts of first-degree murder and 20 counts of attempted murder, records show. He is being held without bond. His was the first arrest made so far for the May 30 shooting at the El Mula banquet hall that shocked South Florida. That early morning, a crowd had gathered for a rap show at El Mula, 7630 NW 186th St., when gunmen opened fire. Surveillance video showed the crowd scattering in panic as people crumpled to the ground wounded, with puffs of dust exploding in the air from bullets hitting the walls outside the venue. Killed in the shooting were … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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