Teen Charged With Attempted Murder in Coral Springs Drive-By Shooting

Photo by Jim Donnelly

By: Sharon Aron Baron

A teenager has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after last Friday’s drive-by shooting in Coral Springs.

Ty-Quan Devontae Snell, 17, of North Lauderdale was apprehended in Coconut Creek after three men were shot around 11:27 p.m. at 7951 NW 35th Court. According to Coral Springs Police all three victims were treated at local hospitals and expected to survive. 

With the help of  Coconut Creek Police Department, the Broward Sheriff’s Office, and the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force they were able to apprehend Snell on Tuesday. 

Snell has been charged with five counts of first degree attempted murder, shooting into an occupied vehicle, and discharging a firearm from a vehicle.

The investigation continues and police asks anyone with information about the incident to contact Frank Randazzo at 954-346-1262 or frandazzo@coralsprings.org