Person of interest found in hit & run that killed bicyclist

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - West Palm Beach police have a person of interest in custody in connection with a deadly hit and run on Okeechobee Blvd near the Bay Wind subdivision. That person has not been identified.

The victim was a bicyclist. 

Investigators say he was a male in his 40s. His name will not be released until his relatives have been notified.

The incident happened between 1 and 1:15 a.m. Tuesday.

A woman returning from a McDonald's found the body around 6 a.m.

The vehicle suspected of being involved in the hit and run was identified as a silver Dodge Magnum and was found in Royal Palm Beach.

More information will be added to this story as it becomes available.

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