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JSO: Man dies after exchange of gunfire at apartment complex

Shots fired between an unknown number of shooters

Police investigate death from a possible shootout at apartments off Atlantic Boulevard
Police investigate death from a possible shootout at apartments off Atlantic Boulevard (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 29-year-old man shot several times at an apartment complex off Atlantic Boulevard on Friday night died at the scene. Jacksonville police are investigating reports it happened in an exchange of gunfire between the victim and others.

Officers arrived at Riverview Apartments on Caravan Circle about 10:15 p.m. to find the man already dead. Homicide detectives believe there were an unknown number of gunmen involved in a possible shootout. They were looking for surveillance video to help confirm what happened and possibly identify suspects.

According to News4Jax records, this was the 100th homicide to occur in Jacksonville in 2020.

Anyone with any information that could help detectives in this investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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