WANTED - Yonel Pitaud - 10/9/20

Yonel Pitaud, who has ties to Smyrna, is wanted by Nassau County authorities on a charge of homicide.


NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - A man with possible ties to Smyrna is wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in New York in July.

The Nassau County Police Department said Yonel Pitaud, 50, of Uniondale, NY, is wanted in connection with the death of Joseph Rosembert, 73.

Police responded to a call for possible shots fired on July 24 at a Uniondale home. Rosembert was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He later died from his injuries.

Authorities said Pitaud has ties to Smyrna, TN, Hampton and McDonough, GA, Fort Myers and Miami, FL, and Haiti.

Anyone with information on Pitaud’s whereabouts can call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.


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