Riviera Beach Police Classify Suspicious Death as a Homicide, Looking for Murder Suspect

Riviera Beach FL Homicide LawyersRiviera Beach FL police are investigating the possible murder of a 21-year-old man on a residential street.

According to law enforcement, the victim’s body was found shortly before noon on West 32nd Court in Riviera Beach, Florida. The street is located just off Avenue E and north of Blue Heron Boulevard.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene not long after police showed up.

At first, investigators believed that the victim’s death was merely suspicious. However, police later determined that the death was probably a homicide.

Riviera Beach police have not yet released any information about the circumstances of the victim’s death. Moreover, police have yet to reveal any information about the victim’s place of residence.

Police are currently investigating the homicide. At this time, no suspects have been identified in the case.

If investigators are eventually able to identify a suspect in the killing, serious criminal charges for murder could follow. A conviction on first degree murder charges could potentially lead to a death sentence or life imprisonment.

Riviera Beach FL police have asked for the public’s assistance with the investigation. Anyone who has information about the homicide or any suspects should get in touch with investigators at 561-845-4123.

This most recent killing is the 23rd confirmed murder in Palm Beach County so far this year. Three of those homicides have occurred in Riviera Beach, Florida. In 2014, there were a total of 14 homicides within Riviera Beach city limits.

To learn more about this case, access the PalmBeachPost.com article entitled “Riviera Police Investigate Death of Man, 21, as Homicide.”

Tell Us About Your Case

Jay Arnesen is a retired police officer turned criminal defense attorney who now defends clients charged with criminal and traffic (DUI) offenses in South Florida. With offices conveniently located in Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton, Mr. Arnesen appears in courts throughout South Florida on a regular basis. Protect your rights, contact experienced criminal defense lawyer Jay Arnesen anytime for a free initial consultation at 866-347-6296.

Arnesen Law, P.A.

Areas We Serve

Palm Beach County, Atlantis, Belle Glade, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Briny Breezes, Cloud Lake, Delray Beach. Glen Ridge, Greenacres, Gulf Stream, Haverhill, Highland Beach, Juno Beach, Jupiter, Lake Park, Lake Worth, Manalapan, North Palm Beach, Ocean Ridge, Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Palm Springs, Riviera Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Wellington, West Palm Beach


Boca Raton

1825 NW Corporate Blvd. Suite 110

Boca Raton, FL 33431

  (201) 556-1570  

Fort Lauderdale

633 South Andrews Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

  (866) 317-5164