Man shot, killed at Greenacres motel; woman arrested

Victim found dead at Paul's Motel on Lake Worth Road
Posted at 7:25 PM, Sep 02, 2021

GREENACRES, Fla. — Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed at a Greenacres motel Thursday evening.

The shooting occurred at 5 p.m. at Paul's Motel, located in the 5400 block of Lake Worth Road.

Sheriff's spokeswoman Teri Barbera said deputies arrived at the scene and found the victim dead with apparent gunshot wounds.

Deputies with the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrested Jessica Montanez, 35, in connection with the murder.

Detectives were at the scene investigating the shooting as a homicide.

Barbera said there was no threat to the community.

If you have any information regarding the 2007 crimes with ties to the Town Center at Boca Raton, call Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 800-458-TIPS. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. You can remain anonymous.

You can also contact the detectives assigned to these cold cases using the information below:

Detective Scott Hanley
Boca Raton Police Department

Detective William Springer
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office