Man seen in surveillance video sought in Westside killing

36-year-old found shot to death Tuesday morning

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police in Jacksonville have released surveillance video of a man wanted in the killing of a 36-year-old man Tuesday on the Westside.

The video shows a man described as black, 5 feet 8 inches tall and 170 pounds, with a medium complexion, low hair, and between the ages of 40 and 50. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and brown pants.

The man goes by the nickname "Dread" and drives a gold, older four-door Toyota Camry or Avalon, police said. They said the car has a spoiler and light tint on the windows.


Police said the man seen in the video shot and killed Keith Sterling on the front porch of a home in the 3900 block of Lane Avenue South, between Jammes Road and Interstate 295, about 10:40 a.m. Tuesday.

Police said Sterling was at the house when the man drove up, got out of the car, pulled a handgun from his waistband, shot Sterling and drove off.

Anyone who has any information on the man's identity or the killing is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $3,000.