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Suspect arrested in shooting near Taco Bell in Vero Beach

Posted at 8:23 PM, Jun 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-01 00:13:07-04

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.

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