1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Baymeadows apartment complex

Jacksonville police searching for gunmen in Southside shooting

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Detectives are searching for two gunmen who they said shot two men Friday morning in the parking lot of an apartment complex, fatally wounding one and injuring the other.

Police said the two shooting suspects approached the two victims at the Avesta apartments on Old Baymeadows Road and during their interaction, the suspects shot the victims, who drove off and stopped across the street to wait for police and rescue personnel.

Both men were taken to the hospital, where one of them died. The other man has serious injuries from the shooting.

No description of the shooters was released, and the victims names have not been released.

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