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Man playing dominoes shot, killed in Pompano Beach

Patrick Jean shot during argument, pronounced dead at hospital

Broward Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Pompano Beach.
Broward Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Pompano Beach. (Michael Seiden/Local 10 News)

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – A man who was playing dominoes with friends was shot and killed Tuesday, the Broward Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies were called to the shooting shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday in the front courtyard of a home in the 600 block of Northwest Fifth Avenue.

Detectives said Patrick Jean, 31, was playing dominoes with friends in the courtyard of the home when a vehicle pulled up and some men he knew got out.

There was a dispute, and one of the men from the vehicle pulled out a gun and began firing, deputies said.

Witnesses told deputies that Jean had been shot and that friends took him to Broward Health North Medical Center.

Jean was pronounced dead at the hospital a short time later.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the BSO at 954-321-4210 or Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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