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Derrick McLean

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Derrick McLean

Derrick McLean

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Derrick McLean, 30, was convicted of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, kidnapping with a firearm, home invasion with a firearm, and attempted robbery with a firearm after he and an accomplice invaded a home in the search for drugs.

Jahvon Thompson, from Connecticut, was visiting his father at the time of the robbery. While he was held at gunpoint, McLean ransacked the home looking for drugs. Theothlus Lewis Jr., a neighbor, walked in on the scene after he heard a disturbance. McLean then shot Lewis in the back and shot Thompson several times, killing him. Lewis survived the attack.

Source: Florida Commission on Capital Cases

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