WEST PALM BEACH, FL – On Monday, February 7, 2022, at approximately 11:30 pm, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a shooting in the area of Hinda Road and Alt A1A near Pirate’s Well in the Palm Beach Gardens area. Upon arrival, deputies located an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue responded and pronounced the male deceased.
Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division arrived on scene to investigate the shooting further which led detectives to the suspect, 25 year old Nicholas Ducezil, of West Palm Beach. Ducezil was located, arrested and transported to the Palm Beach County Jail to be booked on first degree premeditated murder and resisting an officer without violence.
The victim’s name is being withheld due to the family invoking Marsy’s Law.