Riviera Beach Police are investigating the death of Jaquavis Major, a 17 year-old male who died as a result of gunshots exchanged between occupants of two vehicles Monday night.

On Monday, (3/27/2017) at approximately 9:44 p.m.,  Riviera Beach Police Officers on routine patrol heard several gunshots in the area of 1500 Australian Avenue. As Officers canvassed the area, West Palm Beach Police notified our agency of two shooting victims who had just arrived at a hospital emergency room in that city. The victims were Major and a 20 year-old male.  Major later succumbed to his injuries. The other male was treated for non-life threatening injuries.


If anyone has information on this incident they are urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS (8477) or report online at: http://www.crimestopperspbc.com/report-a-c…rime/submit-a-tip/ to stay anonymous and be eligible for up to $1,000 REWARD!