Young Israel of Greater Miami

Miami-Dade county news sources report that a suspect has been arrested in the July 28 synagogue shooting near North Miami Beach.

The suspect, identified Tuesday by Miami-Dade police as Carlints St. Louis, was in a black Chevrolet Impala when he stopped in front of Young Israel of Greater Miami and fired his gun.

St. Louis, 30, of Hallandale Beach, is a Hertz rental car employee. He was arrested Tuesday at a shopping center in North Miami Beach, according to an arrest affidavit.

Yosef Lifshutz, 68, who is also known as Warren Lifshutz, was approaching the synagogue before Sunday evening prayer when he was wounded. He tried to escape the gunfire, but he collapsed on the ground.

Lifshutz was born in Rochester, New York, and is an active member of Young Israel of Greater Miami. He has undergone about 17 surgeries since the shooting, according to The Yeshiva World.

St. Louis is being held without bond at the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center.


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