Person shot in Palm Beach County Wednesday afternoon

Posted at 4:42 PM, Oct 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-06 22:28:20-04

UNINCORPORATED PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. -- A person was shot in Palm Beach County Wednesday afternoon.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a shooting near Pike Road and Hooper Road, a short distance from both the South Florida Fairgrounds and Palm Beach International Airport.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division and crime scene investigators are investigating. No suspect or motive is known at this time.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue says an adult male was transported to a local trauma center by helicopter for treatment of a gunshot wound.