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Officer shoots armed man

Boca Raton, FL – On Sunday, October 20, at 6:05 p.m., Boca Raton Police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the area of 500 South Ocean Boulevard.

Officers arrived on scene in less than four minutes where they encountered an armed male. The first arriving officer engaged the armed suspect and fired several shots. The suspect was deceased at the scene. A short distance away, officers discovered the body of a deceased female. The initial investigation indicates the incident was domestic related.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office assumed control of the scene and is conducting the homicide investigation and the officer involved shooting investigation.