Man shot dead in West Palm Beach

By Juan Carlos Fanjul - bio | email

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX)-- City police are on the look-out for an armed suspect after a man was shot dead in Dunbar Village Friday night.

Officers got a call of a shooting around 10pm on Division, north of Palm Beach Lakes in the housing project.

Two men had been arguing when the brawl escalated to a shooting The victim's body remained on the scene by a dumpster. There was also a bicycle on the ground but it was unclear who it belonged to.

The suspect fled and police have no description of him. They are reviewing video tape from a police surveillance camera positioned nearby.

Dunbar Village is the scene of the 2007 gang rape of a mother and her son. The city had been trying to clean up the neighborhood.