Authorities: Police shoot man off I-95 exit in South Florida

AP News
Posted: Oct 18, 2015 2:17 PM

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Police say an officer has fatally shot a man off an exit ramp to Interstate 95 in South Florida.

Palm Beach Gardens police spokeswoman Ellen Lovejoy says it's unclear what led to the shooting, which occurred around 3:15 a.m. Sunday on an exit ramp in that community.

No other details were released including the identity and race of the man shot and the officer involved.

The Palm Beach Post ( reports the sheriff's office is handling the investigation. The officer involved has been put on paid administrative which is standard procedure, authorities say.


Information from: The Palm Beach (Fla.) Post,