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UPDATE: Homicide suspect arrested in Palm Beach County

PBSO identifies victims in two separate homicides in Palm Beach County
Posted: 9:36 PM, Jul 09, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-26 22:08:36-04
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PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — UPDATE: A suspect was arrested Friday for the homicide death of 20-year-old Dylan Langel that happened on July 9 in Lantana.

Deputies arrested 23-year-old Alex Senelus Friday evening.

Senelus is charged with first degree murder with a Firearm, attempted first degree murder with a firearm, felony in possession of a firearm, shooting into an occupied vehicle and discharging a firearm from a vehicle.

The suspect was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail.

EARLIER STORY:

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office has identified the victims of two separate homicides that occurred within about an hour of each other on Tuesday evening.

The first homicide happened shortly before 7 p.m. at the intersection of Edgecliff Ave. and Lantana Rd.

Deputies arrived at the scene and found 20-year-old Dylan Langel suffering from a gunshot wound inside a vehicle.

Langel was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with information about this shooting should call Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 1-800-458-TIPS.

SECOND FATAL SHOOTING

At 8:05 p.m. Tuesday, PBSO deputies responded to a second shooting in the 7800 block of Terrace Rd. in unincorporated Boynton Beach.

Deputies said 29-year-old Emmanuel Philippe was gunned down.

Two men, Anderson Arthur and Jeffrey Terasme, are now under arrest for murder in Philippe's death.