Man shot in Belle Glade

Posted at 9:16 PM, Jan 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-21 04:47:22-05

A person was shot in Belle Glade Wednesday night, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

Just before 9 p.m., deputies arrived to the 800 block of SW Avenue D where a shooting was reported.

Deputies found a man, shot in the lower torso, lying in the roadway. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

There is no suspect information or motive available at this time.  PBSO says there were not witnesses.

If anyone has information about this shooting they are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.