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Suspect arrested in deadly Pahokee shooting

Posted: 1:41 PM, Jan 21, 2018
Updated: 2018-01-22 14:47:23Z

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrested a 29-year-old man in connection with a deadly shooting early Sunday morning in Pahokee. 

Deputies responded to a shots fired call at Ivy Lane and South Lake Avenue at 1:33 a.m.

Investigators said the victim, identified as Anthony Martin, 34, was transported by a friend to Lakeside Medical Center, where he died from his injuries.

At 8:16 p.m., PBSO said they arrested Taraus McKinley, 29, of Pahokee in the case. 

McKinley was booked and charged with first-degree murder.

At a Monday morning court hearing, the judge issued no bond and no contact with the victim's family or witnesses.