LAUDERHILL (CBSMiami) – Police have made an arrest in a deadly shooting earlier this week in a Lauderdale Lakes strip mall.

After speaking with several witnesses, Broward Sheriff’s detectives took a 16-year old into custody on a charge of first degree murder in the death his friend 20-year old Gerry Metayer. CBS4 is not naming the teen due to his ager.

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State prosecutors have not decided whether he will be charged as an adult. He will be held at a juvenile detention center until his next hearing on October 31st.

Metayer, was on a bicycle Tuesday just before 9 p.m. when he was shot at the plaza at 2542 N. State Road 7.

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An employee of a coin laundry in the plaza said Metayer was talking with a group of guys outside the Club Xtasy Café when he was shot. Several people in the plaza heard the gunfire and called 9-1-1.

Sheriff’s investigators said it was not clear what started the dispute between Metayer and the teen.

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Arriving deputies found a wounded Metayer on the ground next to his bicycle. He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center, where he died Wednesday evening.