2Nd suspect arrested in Boynton fatal shooting

2Nd suspect arrested in Boynton fatal shooting

A second suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a woman earlier this month outside a Boynton Beach market.

Boynton Beach police spokeswoman Stephanie Slater said Friday morning in a written statement that Branden Lamar Frederick is charged with first-degree murder with a firearm and felon in possession of a firearm/ammunition.

The homicide occurred April 5 in the front of Z Food Meat Market located at 1005 N. Seacrest Boulevard.

Frederick, 30, was taken to the Palm Beach County Jail.

The victim, Curtisia Smith, died at Delray Medical Center on Monday after suffering several gunshot wounds to her neck, chest and legs.

Earlier in the week, Roderick Taylor, 24, of suburban Lake Worth was arrested in the case.

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