Detectives Investigate Early Morning “In Progress” Business BurglaryPBSO
Just after 4:00 am, deputies responded to a shooting at 27 South Dixie Highway, City of Lake Worth Beach. Upon arrival, deputies located a male suffering from gunshot wound(s). The male was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition and is expected to survive.
Detectives arrived on scene to investigate further. Detectives learned that the suspect threw a rock through the Lighthouse Smoke & Vape Shop window which sounded an alarm and alerted the business owner. The business owner responded to his business and a confrontation occurred resulting in the suspect getting shot.
Detectives are still in the preliminary stages of this investigation. When the suspect (juvenile) recovers he will be charged.
No additional information to add at this time.