A woman in her twenties was found shot dead in Normandy Park, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue. Homicide investigators, who were notified of the shooting shortly after 10 a.m., said the victim’s body was found between the parking lot and sports grounds on Lindsay Road on Greek Road.
Witnesses told police that one bullet was fired after an altercation. A person matching the description of the gunman was captured approximately one mile on Fürker Road. A weapon was found between where the victim was found and where the person was being held.
Investigators said that the car in the parking lot will be searched and processed once an order is obtained. Police said there were no children in the park at the time of the shooting.
This became Jacksonville’s 162th homicide in 2020