September 18, 2021

Boynton, Florida, police say a 16-year-old boy has died from a gunshot wound in his home after a shooting on Sunday night.

Boynton police Chief Michael McCausland said the boy was taken to the hospital, but he did not know how the shooting happened.

The shooting happened at a home on the 400 block of South Orange Street just before midnight.

Police said a man and a woman were home at the time.

“There were two individuals involved, who were deceased at the scene,” Chief McCauslands said.

He said the gunman was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

No one else was injured.

Police were searching for the two people in the house, but the house was empty at the end of the driveway.