At 11:45 pm on Friday, Margate police found four people with apparent gunshot wounds at Cypress Cove, a gated community. Two of the victims were in critical condition and the other two in stable.

According to an article in the Sun Sentinel, during an investigation of the crime scene of Saturday, police searched through two SUVs parked in the driveway of the home where the victims were found. A police officer who lives in the community said at least half-dozen police officers live on the street behind the home where the shooting occurred.