State attorney’s office investigating St. Johns Youth Academy after ‘riot situation’
The News4JAX I-TEAM is reviewing the private contracts from the company that ran the St. Johns Youth Academy. Meantime, the State Attorney’s office is interviewing people about what’s being described as a “riot situation” at the facility in October.
Juvenile hit by car near Douglas Anderson School of the Arts in Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A juvenile is expected to be OK after he or she was hit by a car Monday morning near Douglas Anderson School of the Arts on San Diego Road in Jacksonville. Jacksonville Fire Rescue responded to the call but did not take the kid to the hospital before a parent arrived. It’s not known if the juvenile is a student at Douglas Anderson. New4Jax requested the crash report from Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. We will update this story if more information becomes available.
Early morning shooting involving an adult and a juvenile
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Jacksonville Sheriffs Officers were dispatched to a reported shooting on Broadway Avenue, around 12:04 a.m. Saturday morning. When officers arrived, they learned that there were two victims. One was an adult and the other was a juvenile. Its violent crimes unit is leading a further investigation into the early morning shooting. If you have any information about this crime, you are being asked to contact JSO at (904)-630-0500.