PBSO seeking public's help in locating vehicle connected to September homicide

Posted at 7:39 PM, Dec 14, 2021

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a vehicle connected to a homicide that occurred near West Palm Beach.

According to PBSO, on Sept 21. at 9:42 a.m. officers discovered the victim, a black man, deceased in the 20000 block of State Road 80, Southern Boulevard.

Officials are now trying to locate the vehicle and the driver responsible for the fatal crash.

PBSO said the vehicle has unique identifiers to include a black license plate frame, temporary license plate, after-market rims, faded hood, diamond plate toolbox, chrome gas cap cover, and a black hitch.

The license plate may or may not have been changed, officials said.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the truck or its owner is urged to call the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office at 561-688-3400 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

A reward of up to $3,000 is being offered for information in this case.

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