Two Men Shot Dead On Boat Near Phil Foster Park - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Two Men Shot Dead On Boat Near Phil Foster Park

RIVIERA BEACH, FL (WFLX) Two people were shot and killed on a boat Sunday afternoon.

According to Riviera Beach Police,  the deadly shooting happened around 4 p.m. between Phil Foster Park and Peanut Island.

Lifeguards heard gunshots and called 9-1-1.

Police said the shooting happened on a sailboat. A man taken into police questioning was seen paddling away from the sailboat in a kayak.

"We are speaking with anyone who will admit they say anything, heard anything. We encourage anyone who may have left the park, who may have information about this incident to contact Riviera Beach Police, we would appreciate it,"  said police spokesperson Rose Ann Brown.

Police have not identified the victims.

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