Teenager shot, killed near Westside Jacksonville cemetery

By Colette DuChanois - Web producer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The person found dead from multiple gunshot wounds Tuesday evening outside a cemetery in the Normandy Manor area of the Westside as 17-year-old Marquis Smith, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Sgt. Doug Molina said officers were called to Plant Road near Old Middleburg Road around 8:20 p.m.

Molina would not reveal where the victim was shot or if investigators recovered a weapon. 

No arrests have been announced.

Homicide detectives were looking for witnesses and asked anyone with any information to call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.
 

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