PALM BEACH, FL – This morning at approximately 11:40 am Florida Highway Patrol was in pursuit of a black SUV. The black SUV was headed towards two security check points at Mar-A-Logo, in the Town of Palm Beach.
According to the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office, the SUV breached both security check points heading towards the main entrance of Mar-A-Logo where officials or secret service officers opened fire on the vehicle. Florida Highway Patrol and Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office helicopter pursued the vehicle and two individuals are currently in custody.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement will be investigating this shooting. Arrangements for a location to hold a news conference is currently underway. No other information is available this time.
The President, who was in Washington D.C. at the time, attending a human trafficking summit, is expected to be arriving at Mar-A-Logo later this evening at approximately 6:30 pm.