Man killed, girlfriend injured in Riviera Beach shooting


A 21- year-old man was killed and his girlfriend injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon, Riviera Beach police said.

Police identified the man as Timothy Tatum of Riviera Beach.

The shooting occurred on West 28th Street outside the National Village development by Congress Avenue.

Police believe it was a drive-by shooting, saying the suspect got out of a dark colored Dodge Charger and fired at the couple.

The Dodge was followed by a silver Nissan Juke and police suspect the two vehicles were traveling together.

Tatum's girlfriend was taken to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Riviera Beach Police at 561-845-4123 or CrimeStoppers at 800-458-TIPS.

Stay with CBS12 for more updates.

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