Joseph McCants Jr.

Died on Oct. 20, 2015

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Race: Black

Location of death: 300 block of Southwest Third Street, Belle Glade

Agency: Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office

Joseph McCants Jr.

Died on Oct. 20, 2015
He was shot in Belle Glade.
Willie "Boochy" Hamilton fatally shot 28-year-old Joseph McCants Jr. as they were walking together late Oct. 20, 2015, on Southwest Third Street in Belle Glade. Authorities suspect that Hamilton killed McCants for providing information to law enforcement that led to Hamilton's arrest five years earlier. Hamilton was killed in January 2016 before authorities could file charges against him.

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