UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal shooting in West Palm Beach

Shooting investigation in West Palm Beach. (WPEC)

Update: The man who was fatally shot was identified by West Palm Beach police Thursday night as 20-year-old Brandon De'andre Williams. The second shooting victim has not been identified but is in stable condition at a local area hospital according to police.

Original Story:

One person is dead and another is in the hospital following a shooting in West Palm Beach.

The scene is along 7th Street and North Sapodilla Ave.

West Palm Beach Police say officers found one person dead at the scene. The second person is being treated at the hospital. It's not yet known whether the injuries are life-threatening.

A spokesman for police said they believe someone opened fired on the two men, but no word yet on why.

Police say they are looking for information as to what led up to the shooting. Witnesses told police they heard multiple gunshots.

The shooting is being investigated as a homicide.

The area is one block from a shooting on Monday afternoon that sent one man to the hospital.

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