Monico Galban wanted for the first-degree murder of Jose Guarjardo’ Law enforcement authorities in southern Florida are seeking public assistance in locating a 19-year-old man accused of gunning down a 27-year-old father in front of his mother and 1-year-old son last month. Monico Galban is wanted for first-degree murder for the fatal shooting of 27-year-old Jose Guarjardo, authorities announced.
Monico Galban wanted for first-degree murder of Jose Guarjardo
According to press releases from the Miami-Dade Police Department and Crime Stoppers, Guarjardo at about 12:18 p.m. on May 29 was outside on the front lawn of his home located in the 500 block of NW 3rd Avenue in Homestead, Florida, with his mother and young son when Galban allegedly approached on foot and shot him several times. Following the shooting, Galban fled the scene, police say.
First responders arrived at the scene a short while later and transported Guarjardo via airlift to the Jackson Memorial Hospital Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition. Unfortunately, Guarjardo succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 3:05 p.m. on June 3.
Henry Carrillo, who was reportedly in the area at the time and heard the shooting, spoke with Miami NBC affiliate WTVJ about what allegedly transpired.