Two Hurt In South Florida Fair Shooting

WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami) – The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a double shooting at the South Florida Fair.

According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Department, there was an altercation that led to gunfire and two people were shot and wounded shortly after midnight, Sunday Jan. 29th.

One victim was air lifted to St. Mary’s Medical Center, and the second victim was taken by ambulance to Wellington Regional Medical Center. Neither had injuries that were considered life-threatening.

The South Florida Fair was locked down for a short period of time while deputies searched for the suspect.

No arrests were made.

Authorities ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

The fair closes Sunday at 8 p.m.


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