JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office has reported one person is dead after a shooting outside Baymont Inn and Suites on Youngerman Circle East in Argyle Forest.
JSO reports at 7:34 p.m. Officers responded finding one woman who had been shot multiple times. The victim was taken to a local hospital by Jacksonville
Fire and Rescue Department personnel but later died due to her injuries.
It is unknown if the victim was a guest at the hotel or someone visiting the area or if she was by herself.
Currently, JSO Homicide Unit and Crime Scene Unit detectives are working on an investigation in partnership with the State Attorney’s Office.
JSO has reportedly detained several people that they say are not responsible for the shooting.
At this time, there is no suspect information. Detectives are still canvassing the hotel for potential witnesses and surveillance footage.
JSO is encouraging anyone with information to call the JSO non-emergency number at 904-630-0500 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 866-845-TIPS. Individuals can also email JSO at JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org.
This is a developing story and will be updated when new details are available.
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