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.