POMPANO BEIGE, FL. “A man is dead after a shooting near a gas station in Pompano Beach.”
It happened in broad daylight, on West Sample Road, right next to Interstate 95.
Broward sheriff’s office deputies responded to a call around 11:30 a.m. Sunday about a shooting at Northwest Third Avenue and West Sample Road and found the victim near the Crystal Lake Chevron gas station on 390 W. Sample Road.
Authorities say the victim may have had a physical altercation with another man at the gas station, who then pulled out a gun and opened fire.
The victim managed to enter the gas station and ask for help and at that time paramedics were called.
The Pompano Beach Fire and Rescue Service transported the victim to a district hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to the BSO.
Witnesses say the attacker jumped into a vehicle and accelerated immediately after the shooting.
Detectives continue the investigation.
Anyone with information is invited to contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.
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