Sanford Police Arrest Second Subject in Connection with Murder of 16 year old Kaleb Rabun
Update – Media Release: 10/24/2017 (Sanford, FL October 24, 2017): Sanford Police Investigators arrest Jamel Rohan Berry, for his involvement in the fatal stabbing of Kaleb Rabun, on September 19, 2017.
On October 24, 2017, the Sanford Police Department arrested Jamel Rohan Berry for his involvement in the murder of Kaleb Rabun. Through the course of the investigation, it was revealed that Jamel Rohan Berry was responsible for contacting Justin Seale in order to rob him.
On September 19, 2017, the Sanford Police Department received a 911 call, advising of a stabbing that had just occurred in Stonebrook Apartments, in front of the 1200 Building. Upon arrival, officers found a juvenile white male, later identified as Kaleb Rabun, laying on the grass a short distance from the parking lot. Kaleb was suffering from an apparent stab wound to the upper left chest. Kaleb died on scene moments later as a result of his injuries.
Through the course of the investigation, it was revealed that Kaleb and two friends, Jamel R. Berry, and Joshua Davis, were at Stonebrook Apartments in order to meet Justin W. Seale. According to statements made by Berry and Davis, they were meeting Seale with the intent to rob him and take his drugs.
When Seale arrived at the apartment complex, Kaleb entered Seale’s vehicle. An altercation took place inside the vehicle, and Kaleb exited the vehicle having been stabbed in the chest. He walked a short distance from the vehicle and collapsed.
The Sanford Police Department arrested Jamel Rohan Berry and charged him with
Murder during a Specific Felony.
Anyone wishing to report information regarding this incident are asked to contact the Sanford Police Department or Crimeline at 800 423-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimeline.org. Calls made to Crimeline remain anonymous, and tips to Crimeline that lead to solving a felony case are eligible for a cash reward of up to $5,000 dollars.