|Tuesday, 18 June 2013 13:20|
Antoine McQueen Hill
Okeechobee County Sheriff’s officials report that on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at approximately 9:42 p.m., a 911 call was received in reference to a man being shot. Deputies responded to the 1400 block of N.E. 7 Street. Upon arrival deputies found 28-year old Antoine McQueen Hill, who had been shot multiple times. The victim died at the scene.
Public Assistance is needed regarding this murder. If anyone has information about this incident they are urged to call the Okeechobee County Sheriff’s Office at 763-3117 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.
Sheriff Paul C. May said of this murder, “This incident has been under investigation since our deputies arrived on the scene and this investigation will continue until the person or persons responsible are brought to justice. There is no doubt that some citizens in the area have information that can help us greatly. Please call the Sheriff’s office or the tip number listed if you have any information about this incident. Even if you think it is trivial, please give the information to us and let us decide. If you prefer to stay anonymous we understand and will honor your wishes.”
This case is still under investigation. No further information to be released at this time.