Suspect arrested in Carver Gardens Homicide

Press release from Gainesville Police Department

Yesterday, Thursday, March 26, GPD Detectives arrested DaRonte Williams-Vinson, 20, of Interlachen, for the murder of a 34-year-old male that occurred on March 17 at the Carver Gardens Apartments, 1101 SE 15th St. After being interviewed, Williams-Vinson confessed to the crime, but detectives still need to corroborate statements and locate and collect evidence. Williams-Vinson was booked into the Alachua County Jail and charged with murder and home invasion robbery with a firearm.

This investigation is ongoing, and detectives are still soliciting information about this case. It is imperative that anyone with information about this homicide contact GPD. We are asking any members of the public who have any knowledge or know of any evidence related to this incident to contact the Alachua County Crime Stoppers at 352-372-7867, www.stopcrime.tv, or GPD at 352-393-7700.