Fort Pierce Police Investigating Double Homicide
Fort Pierce Police were called to the Madison Cay Apartments around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning. When police arrived, they found two people shot in the parking lot.
Fort Pierce PIO Mike Jachles stated, "A 26-year-old man and 25-year-old woman. Both appeared to have been shot, they were rushed to Lawnwood Regional Center by St. Lucie Fire Rescue." He also stated both victims died at the hospital.
The woman has been identified as Emily Marie Gordon. The male victim will not be identified until family can be notified.
This incident in under active investigation. Police are attempting to locate the suspect. They say the suspect is a black man approximately 5 feet 6 inches tall with a large build. He was last seen wearing a black hoodie and orange shorts. He may also have hair twists.
If anyone has information about the shooting or the suspect, they are urged to call Detective Jasmin Mojica at 772-302-4807 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 772-492-3487.