Shooting at Congress Ave & Silver Beach Road

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Shooting at Congress Ave & Silver Beach Road

At 10:34 am, deputies were dispatched to a shooting at the intersection of Congress Avenue and Silver Beach Road.  Upon arrival deputies located an abandoned vehicle that had been struck by gunfire.  Moments later deputies located a male victim suffering from gunshot wound(s) at the Murphy’s Gas Station (near Walmart).  The male was transported to a local hospital where he is currently in surgery.

A short time later, Officers from Riviera Beach Police Department were dispatched to a shooting that occurred at Blue Heron Blvd and Congress Avenue, TD Bank.  Officers met with the individual(s) driving a car that was struck by gunfire.  No injuries were sustained.

Moments later PBSO deputies located an abandoned car which is possibly the suspect’s vehicle, in the 1500 block of Lucerne Ave, City of Lake Worth Beach.

At this time the motive and suspect information is unknown.  Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division are actively investigating.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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