Port St. Lucie Police investigating a Murder, Suicide at the Corner of Savona Blvd and Fletcher Lane
On March 7, 2018, at or around 1:34 P.M., Port St. Lucie responded to a disturbance at the corner of Savona Blvd. and Fletcher Ln. Upon arrival officers found one male deceased lying next to a truck and another male in the truck with a gunshot wound to the head. The Male in the truck was air lifted to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.
The investigation revealed a 36 yr. old female was in truck driven by her 30 yr. old boyfriend and was traveling south on Savona Blvd. The two realized they were being followed by the female’s estranged husband, a 56 yr. old male. The two made a left onto Fletcher Lane and backed into a driveway. The husband stopped and the end of the driveway exited his vehicle and approached the truck. The estranged husband shot the boyfriend in the head. The truck was still in drive and the boyfriend’s foot hit the accelerator and went into a side yard across the street and came to a stop up just before hitting the side of the home. The husband walked up to the passenger side and confronted his wife before taking his own life and was pronounced dead at the scene, she was not injured.
The wife was transported and is being interviewed at the Port St. Lucie Police Department. This is an ongoing investigation and the names of the involved will be revealed at a later time.