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Police investigate killing of man found dead near abandoned building


The JSO responded to a death on the Westside near abandoned buildings.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is investigating the killing of a man found dead near an old Rally’s on 103rd Street Saturday morning.
The man was identified as Thomas Trent,  JSO Public Information Officer Melissa Bujeda said Tuesday. Bujeda said Trent's death has been ruled a homicide and police have obtained surveillance video of the persons of interest.  

Anyone who has any information in regards to this homicide or who can identify the persons of interest are asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or email us at To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000 contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.