Homeowner fires shots at suspects in Jupiter area robbery attemp - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Homeowner fires shots at suspects in Jupiter area robbery attempt, sheriff's office says

JUPITER, FL (WFLX ) - A Jupiter area homeowner confronted burglary suspects Friday and fired shots, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says.

It happened in the 18000 block of Loxahatchee River Road.

Loxahatchee River Road is closed in both directions, the sheriff's office says.

People who live nearby are asked to stay inside.

Deputies have set up a perimeter.

They are currently searching for the suspects with the help of patrol cars, K9s and the sheriff's office helicopter.

The Martin County Sheriff's Office, Jupiter Police Department, Florida Highway Patrol and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are assisting.

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