Riviera Beach homicide victim identified

RIVIERA BEACH, FL (WFLX)-  Riviera Beach police have just identified the victim in Monday nights homicide.

Anthony Hester, Jr., 23, was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the yard in the 1500 block of West 33rd Street at 10:22 p.m.

Hester was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hester has past arrests and was charged in 2008 with perjury in an official proceeding, larceny theft of more than $500 and less than $5,000, resisting an officer without violence and violating probation.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to call Riviera Beach Police at 561-845-4125 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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