Alex Brinkley charged with fatally shooting his 21 year old girlfriend

RIVERIA BEACH, Fla. - A arrest has been made in connection with a deadly Riviera Beach shooting.

Wednesday afternoon shortly after 4 p-m police were called to the 600 block of West 36th St for a shooting.

Officers discovered 21-year-old Dominique Flood, who died at the scene.

Flood, according to investigators, was the girlfriend of Alex Brinkley.

Police  say U. S. Marshals caught up with Brinkley Thursday morning.

They say he was found at a relative's home on Breckenridge Place in West Palm Beach.

Officers say that Brinkley tried to flee, but was caught after a short chase.

His charges include a felon in possession of a firearm and 2nd degree murder with a firearm.

Anyone with additional information about this case is asked to contact Riviera Beach Police at (561) 845-4123 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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