Woman killed in drive-by shooting near Fort Pierce

John'nethia Robinson was killed Sunday in a drive-by shooting in Fort Pierce.

A woman is dead, and a male is recovering from injuries after a drive-by shooting near Fort Pierce.

According to the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office, deputies found 21-year-old John’nethia Robinson laying unresponsive in the road near 3000 Tropic Blvd.

Deputies say they received multiple 911 calls around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.

“Our deputies were on scene within minutes and confirmed that Robinson was dead from multiple gunshot wounds,” Sheriff Ken J. Mascara. “A second male victim was transported to a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. Our thoughts are with the family of John’nethia Robinson and our efforts are concentrated on finding her killer. This investigation is in the very early stages and when more can be shared, we will certainly do so.”

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