Latest Updates on the Royal Palm Beach Shooting: Officers are on the scene at the Publix in Florida.
On Thursday, police in Palm Beach County, Florida, responded to a shooting near a Publix grocery store.
Police received reports of a shooting near the grocery store, according to a representative for the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.
WPTV-Hollani TV’s Davis reported a strong police presence at the grocery store in Royal Palm’s Crossroads Shopping Center, which is located at RPD Boulevard and Okeechobee.
#BREAKING: A large police presence has been observed at the #Publix Grocery in Royal Palm’s Crossroads Shopping Center, which is located at the intersection of RPB Blvd and Okeechobee. Employees have been evacuated from the store, as @Chopper5WPTV can see. The CRIME SCENE tape has been activated.
— June 10, 2021, Hollani Davis (@HDavisWPTV)
WPTV-Chopper TV’s 5 helicopter spotted 15 to 20 Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office vehicles approaching the business, according to WPTV-TV.
This is a breaking news item, and more information will be added as it becomes available.
Three people were killed at a store in Palm Beach County, according to police.
“Detectives are investigating a shooting that took place INSIDE Publix,” according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office on Twitter.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office tweeted, “Upon arrival, deputies discovered three victims deceased from gunshot wounds, one adult man, one adult female, and one youngster.”
According to authorities, one of the deceased found in the store was the shooter.
The tweet stated, “This was NOT an active shooter situation.”
A gunshot INSIDE a Publix in RPB is being investigated by detectives.
Deputies discovered three people, one adult male, one adult female, and one youngster, dead from gunshot wounds when they arrived.
One of the victims was the shooter. This was not a situation with an active shooter. image Twitter: https://twitter.com/G9KgTr3Mmp
10 June 2021 PBSO (@PBCountySheriff)