Detectives Investigating Double Shooting In Unincorporated Lantana

shooting

UPDATE 7/23/2020 10:15 AM: Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division have identified the suspect as Anthony Ashan Stoutt, 22.  Stoutt was known to both victims. Yesterday afternoon, detectives obtained an arrest warrant for two counts of first degree murder. This information was bolo’d to law enforcement throughout the state of Florida. St. Johns County Sheriff’ Deputies came into contact with the suspect who at the time was driving a white two door Honda. The suspect is deceased from what is believed to be a self inflicted gunshot wound. A Palm Beach County homicide investigation is ongoing and ‘open and active’.

UPDATE 7/22/2020 12:19 PM: According to PBSO, detectives has arrived and will be on scene for several hours. Currently they are in the process of getting a search warrant to enter the residence and investigate further. After crime scene investigators have documented the scene the Medical Examiner’s Office will be called to remove the deceased females. Next of Kin will be done at that time.

LANTANA, FL – According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, just after 9:00 am this morning, deputies were dispatched to a domestic violence incident which resulted in a shooting at a home in the 7900 block of Overlook Road, in unincorporated Lantana. Upon arrival deputies discovered two adult females deceased from what appears to be gunshot wounds. According to authorities, there was no suspect on the scene.  Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division are in route to the scene to investigate further.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS or you can remain ANONYMOUS by downloading our new app “PBSO” for your Apple or Android Smart Phone and using the “See Something” feature. The app can also be downloaded from www.pbsoapp.com.


Stay connected with The Published Reporter® - like/follow us: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter - thank you!

UPDATE 7/22/2020 12:19 PM: According to PBSO, detectives has arrived and will be on scene for several hours. Currently they are in the process of getting a search warrant to enter the residence and investigate further. After crime scene investigators have documented the scene the Medical Examiner’s Office will be called to remove the deceased females. Next of Kin will be done at that time.

UPDATE 7/23/2020 10:15 AM: Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division have identified the suspect as Anthony Ashan Stoutt, 22.  Stoutt was known to both victims. Yesterday afternoon, detectives obtained an arrest warrant for two counts of first degree murder. This information was bolo’d to law enforcement throughout the state of Florida. St. Johns County Sheriff’ Deputies came into contact with the suspect who at the time was driving a white two door Honda. The suspect is deceased from what is believed to be a self inflicted gunshot wound. A Palm Beach County homicide investigation is ongoing and ‘open and active’.

Comment via Facebook


Disclaimer: News articles on this site contain opinions of the author, and if opinion, may not necessarily reflect the views of the site itself or the views of the owners of The Published Reporter®. Any charges are accusations and defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. For more information on our editorial policies please view our editorial policies and fact checking policies, in addition to our terms of service.