• Deputies: Search continues for gunmen after 17-year-old shot, killed in Palm Coast

    By: Christopher Boyce , Ashley Edlund , James Tutten


    FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. - Flagler County deputies continue to search for whoever shot and killed a teenager Friday night in Palm Coast.

    The victim, Elijah Rizvan, 17, was found around 8:30 p.m. near Westfield and Westford lanes.

    Throughout Saturday morning, deputies continued their investigation into this deadly shooting. 


    Deputies said when they arrived on scene, they found the 17-year-old shot to death. 

    Investigators are looking for two gunmen who were wearing dark hoodies and left the scene in a dark car with a spoiler on it.

    “The community has been extremely supportive throughout the early stages of the investigation and it is paying off,” Sheriff Rick Staly said. “More than a dozen investigators are working on this case. We are developing persons of interest and thoroughly following all active leads. Our team is on it and we will not rest until an arrest is made.” 

    Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office at 386-313-4911 or be eligible for a $5,000 reward for information that can lead to an arrest by calling Crimeline at 800-432-TIPS (8477).

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