Fort Lauderdale man fatally runs over victim with his car

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Fort Lauderdale police are investigating a homicide of a man killed Thursday evening.

Police say 31-year old Jeffrey Higgs got into a verbal altercation with 23-year old Sidney Molines on the 2800 block of Northwest 19th Street in Fort Lauderdale just after 6 p.m.

They say Higgs left the area on foot when Molines followed him, using his vehicle to intentionally hit him.

Molines has been arrested and charged with murder.

23-year old Sidney Molines was arrested and charged with murder

Police say Higgs was found dead at the scene. They added Molines and a passenger were transported to Broward Health Medical Center to be treated for injuries as a result of the crash.

Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Orlando Almanzar at 954-828-5546 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954- 493-8477 (TIPS).

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