LAKE WORTH, Fla. - Tyrell Deronville has been arrested by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office and charged with the murder of Gary Colt, 50, and the wounding of Michael Parker, 56.
Deputies say that on Sunday night the two men were sitting in the carport of Colt's home in suburban Lake Worth waiting for a man that they knew as 'Slim' to deliver $40 worth of crack cocaine.
Witnesses say 'Slim" took the men's money and was going to leave without giving them any drugs.
Deputies say when Deronville, aka "Slim,' was confronted by Colt and Parker he pulled out a semiautomatic firearm and shot both of them.
Colt and Parker were both taken to Delray Medical Center. Colt was pronounced dead and Parker was admitted with gunshot wounds.
Deronville has been booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on a second degree murder charge as well as possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.