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2 men shot at separate locations in Palm Beach County

Published: Sep. 22, 2021 at 3:01 PM EDT
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Two men were shot Wednesday afternoon at separate locations, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

The first incident occurred just before 1 p.m. in the 300 block of S. Dixie Hwy. in Lake Worth Beach.

Spokeswoman Teri Barbera said deputies arrived and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg. The victim was later transported to a local hospital for treatment.

His condition is unknown.

Second Shooting

The sheriff's office said a second shooting occurred in the 3000 block of Summit Pines Boulevard near West Palm Beach just before 1:30 p.m.

A silver Jeep Compass spotted at the scene was riddled with bullet holes in the passenger door and driver's side window.

A silver Jeep Compass was spotted at the scene with multiple bullet holes after a shooting...
A silver Jeep Compass was spotted at the scene with multiple bullet holes after a shooting along Summit Pines Boulevard on Sept. 22, 2021.

Barbera said deputies arrived at the scene and found a man with gunshot wounds. He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

Anyone with information on these shootings is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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