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West Palm Beach first homicide victim of 2018 ID'd

Posted at 9:49 PM, Jan 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-11 20:59:39-05

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 35-year-old Harold Bernard Green Jr., according to the West Palm Beach Police Department.

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The West Palm Beach Police Department is investigating a homicide Wednesday evening. 

The incident happened 7 p.m. along the 4000 block of Broadway Avenue.

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Officers responded to 911 calls related to gunfire at 7 p.m. and found the victim, an adult male, who was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

According to Sgt. Dave LeFont, this  is the first homicide in West Palm Beach this year.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the West Palm Beach Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.