TPD arrests man in fatal shooting on Bicycle Road, victim identified

Posted at 2:30 PM, Sep 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-16 22:18:38-04



TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Tallahassee Police Department has arrested a man in connection to the Saturday night shooting on Bicycle Road that killed a 32-year-old man. 

TPD arrested Jeterius Williams, 26, on Sunday for the murder of Harold Smith, III, 32. 

Williams is being charged with second-degree murder. 

He is currently being held at the Leon County Detention Facility.


TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - The Tallahassee Police Department is currently investigating a Saturday night shooting on Bicycle Road that left one person dead.

Police say it happened near the 3100 block of Bicycle Road. At approximately 11:40 pm., officers were notified of the shooting and responded to the area.

Arriving officers and emergency personnel discovered that one person was suffering from a gunshot wound. That person later passed away from their injuries.

TPD has not identified the victim yet. This is the 6th shooting in September. A break down of all the shootings this month is below:

9/2/18 - TPD investigates shooting near Crescent Hills Drive: 2 shot, one arrest

9/3/18 - TPD investigates shooting on West Tennessee Street: One shot, no arrest

9/3/18 - TPD makes arrests in shooting at Seminole Grand apartments: One shot, two arrests

9/6/18 - TPD: Baby, mom in stable condition after shooting near Wailes Street: Two victims, no arrest

9/11/18- TPD investigates shooting at The Commons Apartments: One dead, one shot, one arrest

The case has been assigned to Investigators with TPD's Violent Crimes Unit.  At this time they are interviewing all known witnesses and processing the scene.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about this case to call them at (850) 891-4200 or Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS. TPD will provide updates when they are available.