One killed, one injured in deadly shooting in Lake City


Police in Lake City are investigating a deadly shooting from early morning.

At 2:45 a.m., officers responded to the intersection of NE Jackson Avenue and Montana Street for reports of a shooting, according to the police department. Upon arrival, they found one person lying in the middle of the street.

That person, who is not being identified at this time, was dead from apparent gunshot wounds, police say. The passenger of a vehicle stopped at the intersection had also been shot.

They were taken to a local hospital. Their current condition is unknown.

Anyone who has information on this shooting is asked to call the police department at (386) 752-4343.

“If you see something, say something. With the help of citizens in the neighborhood, our investigators have leads to follow, hopefully allowing them to identify a suspect(s) in this case,” said Police Chief Argatha Gilmore.


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