Suburban Boynton Beach homicide victim ID'd

Posted at 8:39 AM, Feb 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-03 23:53:14-05

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 34-year-old Junior Petit-Bien. His address is unknown. 

The investigation is still active and ongoing. 

Officials say no arrests have been made at this time. 



The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what they say appears to be a homicide Friday morning in suburban Boynton Beach.

Detectives said the incident occurred at 7:26 a.m. in 7200 block of Willow Spring Circle North.


Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said they responded to the scene after reports of a possible shooting in the Homes of Lawrence development. When they arrived, they found a person dead at the scene.

Investigators later said the deceased person is a man.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division are at the scene and once a search warrant is obtained they will go inside the residence. 

No other details were immediately available.