The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting near the Hypoluxo Food Mart.

On July 9th at approximately 10:45 pm the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office received a call that an injured male was located on a sidewalk near the Hypoluxo Food Mart located on the 1300 block of Hypoluxo Road. Deputies arrived on scene and found the injured male had been shot. He was immediately transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The victim has been identified as Justin Scott Vanmeter DOB: 9/12/88, of Lantana.


Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-8477 or submit a tip online at You will stay anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000!