Lake City investigating Christmas Day shooting death


The Lake City Police Department and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement are investigating after a 41-year-old man was found shot to death on Christmas morning.

Cory Montreiel Fluellen was found about 5:30 a.m. Sunday in the front seat of his vehicle with a single gunshot wound to the chest.   He was pronounced dead, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement responded to investigate the crime scene.

Police and the FDLE investigated, but there was no information about who shot Fluellen or why. Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Ivan Useche at (386-758-5477, Crime Stoppers at 386-754-7099, or submit an online tip at ColumbiaCrimeStoppers.net .