Report: Golfer killed during attempted robbery

Sunday, January 16, 2011

A golfer at a South Florida country club was killed Jan. 13 during a robbery attempt at the course, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

The Broward Sheriff’s Office is searching for the men who shot Lataurus Randall, 35, in the back on the 17th hole at Deerfield Country Club in Deerfield Beach, Fla., according to the Sun-Sentinel. Police say Randall was playing golf with another man at about 6:30 p.m. when two masked men emerged from the bushes. During the robbery attempt, one of the men shot Randall.

Randall was rushed to North Broward Medical Center, where he died Jan. 14, according to the report.

This week’s shooting was the fourth such incident at a South Florida golf course in the past 13 years. readers: We value your input and welcome your comments, but please be respectful in this forum.