January 13, 2012 at 4:19 AM EST - Updated June 26 at 7:12 AM
RIVIERA BEACH, FL, (WFLX) Riviera Beach police are searching for at least two "persons of interest" after a 17-year-old was found lying in the yard of a home in the 1000 block of West 25th Street with a gun shot wound.
Paramedics transported him to St. Mary's Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Police believe that a male suspect approached the victim on foot as he was sitting in a chair in the yard.
Shots were fired and the suspect left the scene on foot, according to Rose Anne Brown, a spokesperson for Riviera Beach police.
Anyone with information about this incident is strongly urged to contact Riviera Beach Police at (561) 845-4123 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.