Homicide -1500 Block of Drexel Road, WPBKrysti DeMario
Update: After further investigation detectives identified a juvenile suspect. Today, April 20, 2023, the male juvenile, 16 years of age, was arrested for 2nd Degree Murder with a Firearm. The teen was transported to the JAC Center for processing. He will be housed in the juvenile system until he sees a judge and is adjudicated an adult.
Date: April 1, 2023
Time: 11:07 am
Location: 1500 block of Drexel Road, WPB
Deputies responded to a deceased male found in a vehicle in the 1500 block of Drexel Road, West Palm Beach. Upon arrival deputies located a male deceased, inside a vehicle, from what appeared to be gunshot wound(s). Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division arrived on scene to investigate this incident as a Homicide.
Motive and suspect information is unknown at this time. PBSO urges anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or remain ANONYMOUS by downloading our new app “PBSO” for your Apple or Android Smart Phone and using the “See Something” feature. Downloaded from www.pbsoapp.com.