Detectives are investigating a Double Homicide – Suicide
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 1200 block of 17th Ave, Lake Worth.
Double shooting took place in the 1200 block of 17th Ave, Lake Worth. It appears that all subjects involved know each other. Both individuals are deceased on scene.
The shooter has been detained.
A short time after the double shooting the suspect took his own life. Detectives are attempting to make positive ID of the shooter and notify his next of kin.
Shortly after the shooting the suspect drove to the intersection of Military Trail and Southern Blvd, got out of his vehicle and shot himself. Witnesses called 911. PBC FR & PBSO arrived. PBC FR transported the suspect to St. Mary’s Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead by hospital personnel.
After further investigation detectives learned the individual who shot himself at the intersection of Military Trail and Southern Blvd, was tied to the double homicide.
Positives ID’s and next of kin’s are all in the process.
The victims of the double homicide have been identified as follows:
Victim 1 – Agelene Louis, DOB: 1/18/71
Victim 2 – Watem Louis, DOB: 4/28/63
We are still attempted to positively ID the shooter and reach his next of kin. An autopsy is scheduled for the end of the day.