Man arrested for murder after fatal shooting near Five Points Saturday night

Spread the love

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of 22-year-old Jaelin Ieon Leroy for the fatal shooting that took place near Five Points Saturday night.

>> STREAM ACTION NEWS JAX LIVE <<<;elm:context_link;itc:0" class="link ">>>> STREAM ACTION NEWS JAX LIVE <<<

According to JSO, at around 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 28. patrol officers were working the 5 Points area of town in the 1000 block of Park St. when they heard a single gunshot.

A large crowd reportedly started to disperse after hearing the gunshot.

Officers then reported observing an adult male lying on the roadway who appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound. Simultaneously, they noticed another adult male nearby, holding a firearm. This individual was detained by the officers without incident.



Officers administered life-saving measures while the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department (JFRD) was called to the scene for further assistance. Despite their best efforts, the victim’s injuries proved fatal, and the victim was transported to a local hospital by the JFRD where the victim was pronounced deceased.

Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene Detectives were called in to conduct thorough investigations into the incident.

The suspect was identified as Jaelin Ieon Leroy, a 22-year-old male, who had been previously detained by patrol officers, was arrested for murder and subsequently booked into the Pre-Trial Detention Facility.

The motive behind the shooting remains a subject of inquiry, and further details will be revealed as the investigation unfolds.

[DOWNLOAD: Free Action News Jax app for alerts as news breaks]

[SIGN UP: Action News Jax Daily Headlines Newsletter]

Click here to download the free Action News Jax news and weather apps, click here to download the Action News Jax Now app for your smart TV and click here to stream Action News Jax live.

EMEA Tribune is not involved in this news article, it is taken from our partners and or from the News Agencies. Copyright and Credit go to the News Agencies, email [email protected] Follow our WhatsApp verified Channel210520-twitter-verified-cs-70cdee.jpg (1500×750)

Support Independent Journalism with a donation (Paypal, BTC, USDT, ETH)

News Agencies

About Author

The latest news from the News Agencies

You may also like

Saudi Arabia imposes curfew

Saudi Arabia imposes curfew due to coronavirus in Makkah and Madina

Spread the loveSaudi Arabia’s government has decided to impose a 24-hour curfew in Makkah and Madina while tightening precautionary measures
saudi royal family

Dozens of Saudi royal family infected with coronavirus: report

Spread the loveRiyadh: 150 members of the Saudi royal family have been diagnosed with Coronavirus.   According to a US