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JSO identifies man killed in Northside drive-by

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office identified the man killed in a Thursday afternoon drive-by shooting on the Northside. 

According to police the victim was 31-year-old Darious Carson. 

Police said a blue Nissan four-door car with a spoiler on the trunk pulled up around 3 p.m. and someone inside began firing at Carson in front of a home on 4th Avenue near Belvedere Street. 

Carson, who was outside the house, tried to get back inside the home but was killed, police said.

Officials there were other adults in the home, but no one else was injured.

Police said they have no description of the shooter or shooters. 

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.