JSO: Man shot outside Baymeadows apartments dies at hospital

3rd person fatally shot in Northeast Florida in 24 hours, officials say

By Erik Avanier - Reporter

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Officers were sent to investigate a deadly shooting at the Baymeadows Apartment Homes on Thursday night, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Sgt. Doug Molina told News4Jax a man who had been shot was found outside the apartment complex. The man was taken to a hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Police did not immediately have a description of the suspected shooter. The identity of the man who died was not released.

Thursday was a violent day for Northeast Florida. According to the Sheriff's Office, a bicyclist was shot and killed Thursday afternoon on Emerson Street at the intersection of St. Augustine Road.

In the morning, a self-styled investigator in the Michelle O'Connell case was shot dead in St. Johns County's World Golf Village community, deputies said.

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