JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – News4Jax has obtained video that was taken as photographs rang out on the Hilltop Village Flats on Oct. 14.
Two males had been injured within the taking pictures, in keeping with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Workplace. Police have arrested Roosevelt Gant Byrd, 22, who’s charged with tried homicide.
As a result of the Sheriff’s Workplace has not recognized the person within the video, News4Jax has chosen to blur that particular person’s face.
The video reveals photographs being fired in broad daylight. The digital camera drops and other people close by are heard screaming.
The person holding a gun continues to run whereas firing bullets.
Edna McKay lives within the neighborhood and mentioned she noticed the video that was posted on the TELL Chelle Fb web page. News4Jax obtained permission from a web page administrator to make use of the video.
“They need to do something about these apartments because it’s really really bad,” McKay said. “They can’t keep security out here.”
Police swarmed the condominium advanced after the taking pictures. At the very least 20 items had been noticed on the scene.
In keeping with Lt. John Homosexual, with the Sheriff’s Workplace, one of many two males who had been discovered shot had life-threatening accidents. The opposite man’s accidents weren’t life-threatening.
The motive for the taking pictures is unknown. Anybody with further info was requested to contact the Sheriff’s Workplace or make an nameless tip to Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida.
In keeping with JSO’s crime mapping software, 14 crimes have been reported inside a half mile radius of the condominium advanced up to now month. 4 of these had been burglaries on the condominium advanced. Batteries and thefts had been additionally reported within the space.
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