MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A suspect charged with shooting and killing a 15-year-old boy at a Halloween party in SW Miami-Dade last month appeared in court Wednesday.
Josue Cao, 17, will be tried as an adult for the murder of Angel Cueli.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Grab Your Umbrella, The Rain Returns To South Florida
Two others were also charged in Cueli’s death.
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Detectives said Cueli was not the intended target in a gang-related shooting.
Cao is now being held without bond on a count of second-degree murder.
Two years ago Cao reportedly attacked his mother with a broom and punched her and knocked her on to the ground and kicked her. Police say Cao tampered with his ankle monitor before the shooting.MORE NEWS: Taste Of The Town: Forte By Chef Adrianne Connects People With Authentic Italian Food, Wine, And Stories
He is being held at Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center.