ROYAL PALM BEACH, Florida – Three people were killed after a shooting Thursday morning at a Publix grocery store in Royal Palm Beach, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office.
Spokeswoman Terry Barbera said it happened on the corner of Royal Palm Beach on Okeechobee Boulevard in The Crossroads Mall.
Deputies responded to the shooting shortly after 11:30 a.m. on the corner of Royal Palm Beach on Okeechobee Boulevard in The Crossroads Mall.
When lawmakers arrived, Barbera said they had found three people dead from gunshot wounds: a man, a woman and a child. The sheriff̵
Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinley said the dead child was a small child.
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Detectives are in the early stages of determining what led to the shooting.
The PBSO said it was not an active shooting situation.
The names of the victims have not been announced.
This is current news and will be updated.