Reward offered in Clearwater murder case


CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) — Clearwater Police Department detectives are asking for assistance from the public to help identify and locate the suspects involved in the murder of Markeen Prim near the intersection of at Howard Street and Tioga Avenue in Clearwater.

According to investigators, on April 16, 2016, a crowd of several hundred people had gathered at the location for a memorial for someone who died in an ATV accident several years ago.

Around 11:55 p.m., 27-year-old Markeen Prim was shot. He later died at Morton Plant Hospital.

If you have information about the identity and location of the suspect and wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477).

If your tip leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000. You must only call Crime Stoppers to be eligible for a reward. If you also contact law enforcement with your tip information, you are no longer anonymous and will not be eligible for a reward.

You can also report anonymously online, or text “TIP144 plus your tip” to 274637(CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using the “TipSubmit Mobile” app, which is a free download for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON RIGHT NOW: 

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