Three men have been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of an off-duty Coral Springs firefighter, and the trio will face first-degree murder charges, according to authorities.
Coral Springs-Parkland Firefighter/Paramedic Christopher Randazzo, 39, was found dead at a beach resort in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida, on Oct. 19.
We have sad news to report. We recently learned of the passing of CSPFD Firefighter/Paramedic Christopher Randazzo. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends as we grieve along side each-other. pic.twitter.com/hr6lhoOxP9
— Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department (@CoralSpringsFD) October 20, 2019
The sheriff’s office announced Monday, Oct 21, that the firefighter’s death was being investigated as a homicide.
According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, Torrey Holston, 19, was taken into custody on Thursday, Oct. 24.
Police said Holston was the gunman in the shooting that claimed the life of Randazzo.
Police have also arrested Jose Garcia Romero, 20, and Marco Rico, 32, in connection to the shooting on Friday, Oct. 25.
All three suspects are facing charges of first-degree murder, armed robbery, and conspiracy.
Deputies have also taken two other people into custody, but they are not facing charges as of now.