UPDATE: The sheriff's office has identified the victim as Dalton Dobkins and say they are investigating the death as a homicide.
Dozens of friends gathered for a candlelight vigil near Dalton's home Wednesday night. They say Dalton loved to fish and was preparing to go to the U.S. Marin Corps Boot Camp in the summer.
17 year old Dalton Dobkins was murdered this morning in Wellington and someone knows what happened. Do the right thing. Please come forward. pic.twitter.com/Ha88dIcXP5
— PBSO (@PBCountySheriff) December 1, 2016
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting early Wednesday morning in Wellington.
At 3:36 a.m., deputies responded to a report of a shooting at the Estates at Wellington Green, a gated community located in the 2300 block of Stonybrook Drive.
When deputies arrived, they found a 17-year-old boy dead at the scene. No motive or suspect info is known at this time.
Detectives are at the scene investigating.
As the sun comes up pictures from a early morning deadly shooting in Wellington at Stonybrook drive Wellington green Estates PBSO on scene pic.twitter.com/q0jhv5qMxS
— Johann Hoffend (@Chopper5WPTV) November 30, 2016
— Stephanie Susskind (@StephanieWPTV) November 30, 2016