VERO BEACH, Fla. — A suspect is arrested following a shooting in Vero Beach Wednesday evening, according to the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office.
The incident occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot of a Taco Bell located in1000 block of U.S. 1., between 10th and 11th streets.
Deputies said Jonathon Byrd, 22, was charged with possession of a firearm during a felony a suspected drug deal, and improper discharge of a firearm in public.
He is being booked into the Palm Beach County Jail.
No injuries were reported.
UPDATE: Suspect arrested in shooting near Taco Bell on US 1 this evening on charges of possession of a firearm during a felony - a suspected drug deal - and improper discharge of a firearm in public. Deputies arrested Jonathon Byrd, 22. He is being processed into the county jail.— IRCSheriff (@IRCSheriff) July 1, 2021
Shooting investigation at Taco Bell, 1000 block US 1 in Vero Beach - No one has been reported injured in the shooting incident that occurred around 6:30 p.m. One person is in custody. Another person is being sought. Avoid area for now as the scene is active. pic.twitter.com/hVNW5VdyNK— IRCSheriff (@IRCSheriff) June 30, 2021