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‘Victim’ involved in Gardens Mall shooting faces battery charge

PBSO: One dead in Belle Glade shooting


One man is dead following a shooting early Tuesday in Belle Glade, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies responded to reports of shots fired shortly after midnight at Southwest 6th Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, the sheriff’s office said.

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Detectives are working to establish a motive and suspect in the homicide, the sheriff’s office said.

It is the eighth homicide this year in Belle Glade and the 70th of the year in Palm Beach County, according to a Palm Beach Post’s homicide tracker.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 800-458-TIPS (8477).


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