Dead Dudes- Federal Prosecutor Investigating Fraud Found Dead in Debbie
Wasserman Schultz’s District
federal prosecutor’s body was discovered on a Hollywood, Florida beach
with potential head trauma.
J. Whisenant, Jr.’s body was found Wednesday by a random individual. The
police are attempting to determine if Whisenant’s death was a “homicide,
suicide, or something else.”
police spokeswoman Miranda Grossman said Thursday that the body of
37-year-old Beranton J. Whisenant Jr. was found early Wednesday by a
passerby on the city’s beach. She said detectives are trying to
determine if the death was a homicide, suicide or something else.
worked for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Miami in its major crimes unit.
He had joined the office in January. Court records show he had been
handling several visa and passport fraud cases.
U.S. Attorney Benjamin G. Greenberg said in a statement that Whisenant
was a “great lawyer and wonderful colleague.” The office declined to
comment on the investigation.
following is Debbie
Wasserman Schultz’s district: