JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A 19-year-old is facing two murder charges in the death of a pregnant Jacksonville woman and her unborn child.
Action News Jax reported Saturday when the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said the 21-year-old woman was found dead shortly after 6 a.m. at Riverview Park on Water Street.
An autopsy was performed where investigators learned she died after being shot.
During JSO’s investigation, they identified a possible suspect, Reginald Perry Jr., and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Jones’ mother told Action News Jax that Perry was the father of the baby.
Police said Perry turned himself in and was arrested Wednesday. Jail records show he is not eligible for bond.
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