Bicyclist shot in St. Lucie County

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - A bicyclist was shot several times Friday morning in St. Lucie County, according to the sheriff's office.

Investigators say a dark, 4-door sedan, possibly a Volkswagen Jetta or Passat, pulled alongside a man on a bike in the 5400 block of Winter Garden Parkway around 6:20 a.m. Several people were inside the vehicle and shots were fired.

The victim was transported to a hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.

His name was not released and his condition is not known.

Anyone with information is asked to call 9-1-1 in St. Lucie County or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-8477 [TIPS].

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