WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The West Palm Beach Police Department held a press conference on Thursday evening to provide information on the arrest made in connection with the shooting that took place in a parking lot on Clematis Street early Monday morning.
According to information provided by Mike Jachles, a public relations officer for the West Palm Beach Police Department, Montrez Jaquan Grennan, 26, was the only one who opened fire on the victim and two other people who were present at the time of the shooting.
“That was exceptional police work by the West Palm Beach Police Department detectives that have worked constantly since this shooting happened to develop a probable cause and identify that Grennan was the shooter in this case,” Jachles said.
According to Jachles, the individual who was driving the vehicle “actually got into another car and took off.”
According to Jachles, the victim is still in the hospital and is in critical condition.
The inquiry into the incident is still ongoing.