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The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is responding to a reported undetermined death at West 18th and Division streets, which is near Grand Park.

2 young men and boy shot near Grand Park

Two young men and one boy were shot on Monday night near Grand Park.  The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office was called around 8:10 p.m. to reports of shots fired at West 18th and Division streets, which is near Grand Park. One of the men shot is in critical condition, while the ...

No arrests made in deadly hit-and-run crash involving an infant

A 4-month-old died Monday morning following a hit-and-run crash over the weekend.  The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office responded to a crash Saturday night at the intersection of Stockton Street and Irene Street, near Interstate 10.  The truck Otha Junior was in with his mother and godparents was hit head-on by a ...

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Man dies after medical issue while playing soccer

A 19-year-old man died at Memorial Hospital on Monday night after he had a medical issue while playing a pick-up soccer game at Huffman Park. According to JSO Sgt. Monts, rescue crews from the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded at 6:25 p.m. and CPR was already being performed on ...

Gov. Scott: Florida creating two Ebola rapid-response teams

Gov. Rick Scott was in St. Johns County on Wednesday, revealing new plans to increase Florida’s readiness to respond to any Ebola outbreak in the state. He said the state will create two national guard response teams that could deploy to hospitals in just a matter of hours. Scott said ...

Twice in a month, people get stuck in Jacksonville main library elevator

Action News is investigating city elevators after a woman says she was stuck inside.  "I took the elevator to the ground floor, stopped, but the doors opened a few inches then closed back," said Roxanne Weeks.  Weeks said she and four other people were trapped inside the elevator at the ...

24-year-old suspected of taking photo under woman's dress while shopping

A 24-year-old man faces a charge of video voyeurism after an incident at a Walmart on Normandy Boulevard.  A Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer was at Walmart speaking with a shoplifting suspect when he became aware of the incident. The officer said Benjamin Egenberger used a camera phone to take a photo ...

BBB: Beware of fake Ebola charities, remedies

A new warning from the Better Business Bureau: Don't let yourself be fooled by fake Ebola charities. Not only are scammers trying to con people through phone calls, but also with online donation sites that have been trusted in the past. While hospitals nationwide are scrambling to contain a spreading ...

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GOP heavyweight Tom Slade dies

Former Florida State Sen. and State Rep. Tom Slade died Monday while being treated for heart failure at the Orange Park Medical Center. He was 78. Slade was in critical condition. He was unable to be revived for a period of time before his death. Trending: 16-year-old Raines High School ...

Jasmin Ramon Jones, 28, of Brunswick. Jones has active warrants for aggravated assault, burglary, false imprisonment and cruelty to children.

Police searching for man wanted for false imprisonment, cruelty to children

The Brunswick Police Department is looking for a man wanted for false imprisonment and third degree cruelty to children, along with other charges. Jasmin Ramon Jones, 28, has active warrants for aggravated assault, burglary, false imprisonment, and cruelty to children. Trending: 16-year-old Raines High School student hit by vehicle Police ...

Posluzsny placed on injured reserve due to pectoral tear

The big news from Everbank Field just one day after the Jaguars first win may bring the excitement level down some. Middle linebacker Paul Posluzsny will be placed on IR (injured reserve) due to a pectoral tear suffered in yesterday's game. He's expected to have surgery this week. Trending: 16-year-old ...

16-year-old Raines High School student hit by vehicle

A vehicle hit Kanisha Muniz, a Raines High School student early Monday morning on Lem Turner Road.  The crash happened around 6:35 a.m. at Lem Turner Road near Leonid Road. JSO detoured traffic until about 11:00 a.m. onto Tinsley Road to Gladwyne Road to Leonid Road. Muniz, 16, is at ...

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Plane wreckage and human remains found in Marion County

Investigators with the NTSB are making their way to Marion County Monday morning. Deputies say a hiker found what is believed to be the remains of a missing pilot. Related: Ground search suspended for missing pilot The wreckage and along with human remains were found last night in the woods ...

Jasmin Ramon Jones, 28, of Brunswick. Jones has active warrants for aggravated assault, burglary, false imprisonment and cruelty to children.

Police searching for man wanted for false imprisonment, cruelty to children

The Brunswick Police Department is looking for a man wanted for false imprisonment and third degree cruelty to children, along with other charges. Jasmin Ramon Jones, 28, has active warrants for aggravated assault, burglary, false imprisonment, and cruelty to children. Trending: 16-year-old Raines High School student hit by vehicle Police ...

Man sexually battered on UF campus

A sexual battery incident took place on the University of Florida campus Saturday, according to UFPD. A man reportedly grabbed another man at McCarty Drive between Newins-Ziegler Hall and the McCarty Hall parking lot and dragged him to the nearby woods. The victim says the man sexually battered him and ...

Cold front to drop temperatures for midweek

Patchy fog will reduce visibility durring the morning commure, particularly through inland Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia. Today will be warm as highs top out in the low to mid 80s under partly sunny skies.  A cool front will move across Southeast Georgia and Northeast Florida tonight and into early ...

FILE - This Feb. 3, 2010 file photo shows a palm tree behind a Toyota sign at Earl Stewart Toyota in North Palm Beach, Fla. Toyota is recalling 247,000 vehicles in high-humidity areas as an air bag problem that has plagued most of the auto industry continues to widen. The recall covers vehicles in South Florida, along the Gulf Coast, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

A potential safety crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed. The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in ...

A black lab named Robin was brought into the Clay County Humane Society after she was found walking down a road with both of her legs bleeding.

Lab shot by arrow recovering well

A black lab named Robin is in foster care after she was shot with an arrow. Robin was found walking down a road with both of her legs bleeding. Related: Clay nonprofit helps heal dog shot by arrow Clay County Humane Society believes she will be adopted by them. Officials ...

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is searching for a gunman in a fatal shooting Sunday night.

Man killed overnight on the Southside identified

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is searching for a gunman in a fatal shooting Sunday night. Officers responded to a reported aggravated battery with a life-threatening injury in the 1900 block of Dean Road, which is just east of the intersection of Beach and University boulevards. On its Calls for Service ...

In this Oct. 19, 2014 photo is the back of a house in Gary, Ind., where the body of a woman was found on Sunday. Police said Sunday that a 43-year-old man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a Motel 6 in the neighboring city of Hammond, Ind., and told investigators where the bodies of three other women could be found in abandoned homes in Gary. Police said Monday that the bodies of seven women have now been found in northwestern Indiana.  (AP Photo/Sun-Times Media, Jim Karczewsk) MANDATORY CREDIT

Police: Indiana suspect hints at more killings

Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found in northwest Indiana over the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has indicated there could be more victims going back 20 years. The Lake County prosecutor's office on ...

FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, a Nigerian health official uses a thermometer on a worker at the arrivals hall of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File)

Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'

Water laced with salt and sugar, and gallons of the nasty-tasting stuff. Doctors who survived Ebola in Nigeria credited heavy doses of fluids with saving their lives as the World Health Organization declared the country Ebola-free Monday, a rare victory in the battle against the disease that is ravaging West ...

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