WEST PARK, FLA. (WSVN) – Authorities have taken one person into custody following a shooting in West Park that sent a woman to the hospital and led to a police pursuit that ended in Palm Beach County.
Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the scene of the shooting along the 4000 block of Southwest 18th Street, shortly after 6 p.m., Saturday.
Responding deputies found the victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
Paramedics transported the patient to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. Her condition is unknown.
Investigators said Miami-Dade Police officers located the subject in an unspecified part of the county, and a pursuit northbound on Interstate 95 ensued.
Detectives said the subject continued north through Broward County and into Palm Beach County.
Authorities said the subject was taken into custody just after 7:50 p.m. on I-95 near Congress Avenue.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers responded to help with traffic control.
BSO detectives continue to investigate.
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