Biggest Apopka stories of 2016: Hughley shooting suspect arrested

first_img UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Editor’s Note: This is the 17th in a series of articles published by The Apopka Voice in 2016 that were the most noteworthy events of the year. The Apopka Voice will publish them starting Monday, December 26th and running until Sunday, January 1st. On January, 2nd we will publish a poll and let the readers decide on which story is the most impactful of the year. Charged with attempted 1st degree murderOriginally Published: December 2nd, 2016 Demarquis Maurice Prince, 21, has been arrested and charged in the November 2nd shooting of Dexter Hughley.Dexter HughleyOn November 2nd, Apopka police and fire personnel responded to a vehicle fire in the area of 5th Street and Hawthorne Avenue in Apopka. Upon extinguishing the fire, investigators determined the vehicle belonged to Hughley. Officers attempted to contact Hughley in his residence and found him critically wounded. He was transported to the Orlando Regional Medical Center by the Apopka Fire Department. The investigation revealed Hughley had been shot, his vehicle stolen, and purposely burned.Apopka Police Detectives, with the help of the Apopka community, were able to tie Prince to the crime and have charged him with Attempted 1st Degree Murder, Burglary, Home Invasion, as well as other charges. Prince will be processed at the Orange County Jail. You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here TAGSApopka PoliceDexter Hughley Previous articleThankful not to be on the treadmillNext articleCovenant Journey provides life-changing experience in Israel Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your name here Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Please enter your comment!last_img


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