Flagler County deputies are currently investigating the incident.
Story courtesy of the FCSO's Brittany Kershaw
The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 3:38 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, from a man stating there had been a shooting in the parking lot of the Circle K convenience store located at 1500 Palm Coast Parkway. The caller notified Flagler County Communications that he and the man, a passenger in the vehicle had both been shot and that he was driving to the hospital.
The suspect fled the scene.
The dispatcher requested that the driver pull into the Palm Coast Fire Department Station 25 at 1250 Belle Terre Parkway so that first responders could render first aid.
Deputies and fire department personnel attempted life-saving measures, however, the passenger of the vehicle was pronounced dead. The driver of the vehicle was taken to Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach.
“At this time we do not believe that this was a random attack,” Sheriff Rick Staly said. “We are actively piecing together the events that led up to this incident. We ask the community to send tips if they have any information that may help in this investigation.”
The suspect has not been located at this time. Additional information will be released as the investigation progresses.
Tips related to this incident can be sent to [email protected] or called into 386-313-4911 noted with Case Number 2019-94911. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-277-TIPS (8477). You could be eligible for a reward up to $5,000.00.