Police questions several persons of interest in Ft. Pierce homicide

FORT PIERCE, FL (WFLX) - Fort Pierce police are currently investigating a homicide which officers say happened around 11:30 Monday morning at Ave E and N 8th Street.

Officers say when they arrived at the 500 block of N 8th St., they found 24-year-old Demetrius Dixon of Fort Pierce had been shot to death next to an abandoned building.

Police say that a K-9 from Port St Lucie police was able to pick up a scent at the scene, and they followed it to the 900 block of Ave E.

Investigators say several persons of interest are being questioned about the homicide.

A suspect has not been identified at this time.

Anyone with  information regarding the homicide is urged to call Detective Tyrone Campbell at 772-467-6829 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-8477.

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