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Man shot, killed in parking lot of Mandarin apartments

Man found dead in parking lot of Sugar Mill Apartments on Crown Point Road.
Man found dead in parking lot of Sugar Mill Apartments on Crown Point Road. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Officers responding to a shooting on Crown Point Road late Wednesday night found a man dead in the parking lot of an apartment complex, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Police said the initial call came in at 11:30 p.m. and homicide detectives were called to the scene. They released no information about who the victim was, the circumstances of the shooting or if they had identified a suspect.

The location -- Sugar Mill Apartments -- is within a block of Crown Point Elementary School, but police had cleared the scene before people began arriving for school Thursday morning.

Man found dead at Sugar Mill Apartments on Crown Point Road.
Man found dead at Sugar Mill Apartments on Crown Point Road.

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