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Tallahassee man arrested in connection with fatal shooting at Brown Sugar Festival

Wednesday, the Hendry County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Tallahassee man in connection with a...
Wednesday, the Hendry County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Tallahassee man in connection with a shooting that killed a 20-year-old woman at the Brown Sugar Festival in Clewiston over the weekend.(WCTV)
Published: May. 5, 2021 at 10:25 PM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Wednesday, the Hendry County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Tallahassee man in connection with a shooting that killed a 20-year-old woman at the Brown Sugar Festival in Clewiston over the weekend.

According to a Facebook post by the agency, Larance De’Angelo Humphrey, 29, was arrested on charges of accessory after the fact to first degree homicide and tampering with physical evidence.

At approximately 9:30 p.m., HCSO Telecommunications Center began receiving multiple calls reporting a shooting in the Harlem Community at the Brown Sugar Festival, an annual event held in the Harlem Community. Evereonna Sankey was killed Saturday night, and three others were left injured.

Humphrey was booked in the Hendry County Jail and is being held with no bond.

According to HCSO, this investigation is active and ongoing. Investigators with HCSO are asking anyone with information regarding this death, to contact HCSO at 863-674-5600.

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