Homicide Detectives Investigate Death of Tamarac Man

Leckie Wilson Jr., was also known to friends and family as Luckman Wilson.

Leckie Wilson Jr., was also known to friends and family as Luckman Wilson. Photo from Facebook

By: Sharon Aron Baron

A Tamarac man whose lifeless body was discovered by his father on Tuesday night is being investigated as a murder by Broward Sheriff’s Office homicide detectives.

Deputies from the BSO Tamarac district responded to a home in the Mainlands of Tamarac on the 7000 block of N.W. 70 Ave. in reference to an unresponsive male. The, victim,  32 year-old Lekkie Wilson Jr. was discovered by his father.

BSO homicide and crime scene detectives responded to the scene and continued the investigation. While on scene, a member of the Broward County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed that Wilson was murdered. Homicide detectives are not releasing how he died.

Anyone with information is asked to call Homicide Det. Jim Hayes at 954- 321-4210 or contact Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org. Tips received by Broward Crime Stoppers that lead to an arrest in this case are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.

About Sharon Aron Baron

Sharon Aron Baron Sharon Aron Baron is the Editor of Talk Media and writer for Tamarac Talk and Coral Springs Talk. Tamarac Talk was created in 2010 to provide News, Views and Entertainment for the residents of Tamarac and to give resident's a forum. We are not affiliated with the City of Tamarac. That's why this site can be occasionally opinionated and obviously open.

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  • Fork Notes

    Lovely. That’s down the street from my Nana. That neighborhood was once 55+ and clean and now its riddled with crime. Elderly people getting knocked over and mugged, car windows shattered, robbery, etc. It’s sickening. I pray they find the people/person involved.

  • Clarissa Mezquia

    He was my daughters’ first boyfriend back in 8th grade. He was also an army vet. A good man, taken too soon!