Sheriff's office investigates deadly shooting Saturday at gas station near West Palm Beach

Victim from Riviera Beach
Posted at 5:50 AM, Apr 10, 2017

One man died after a shooting in suburban West Palm Beach Saturday night.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to a Chevron gas station near 3000 Military Trail at about 11:45 p.m.


First-responding units found a man dead from gunshot wounds at the scene. Violent crimes detectives have taken over the investigation.

A sheriff’s office spokesperson said the agency does not have information on a suspect or a motive for the shooting at this time.

The victim was later identified as Pernell Williams, 21 of Riviera Beach. 

If you have information that can help investigators, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS (8477).