By Cox Media Group National Content Desk Police in Jacksonville, Florida, said they are responding to a reported mass shooting at a video game tournament. In a tweet, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office reported “multiple fatalities” at the scene.“Mass shooting at the Jacksonville Landing. Stay far away from the area. The area is not safe at this time. STAY AWAY,” the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office tweeted. >> Read more trending news Mass shooting at the Jacksonville Landing. Stay far away from the area. The area is not safe at this time. STAY AWAY #TheLandingMassShooting— Jax Sheriff's Office (@JSOPIO) August 26, 2018 #BREAKING: @ActionNewsJax is getting multiple reports of a shooting at the Jacksonville Landing. Fire rescue is still on scene @ActionNewsJax pic.twitter.com/UyfCHPUJoS— Brittney Donovan (@brittneyANjax) August 26, 2018 The Sheriff’s Office confirmed that there … [Read more...] about Police: ‘Multiple fatalities’ after ‘mass shooting’ in Jacksonville
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Christopher Mele New York Times August 26, 2018 Authorities in Jacksonville, Florida, are investigating a shooting Sunday at a bar that was hosting a live gaming event during which 12 gunshots could be heard.There was no immediate confirmation from police about casualties.One person on Twitter, Drini Gjoka, said a bullet struck him in a thumb. Advertisement Just before the shots were heard on the livestream, a red laser dot appeared on the chest of one of the players, who was wearing white headphones and a red sweatshirt. The video of the players then disappeared. Get Ground Game in your inbox: Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here On Twitter, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said there had been a mass shooting at the Jacksonville Landing. “Stay far … [Read more...] about Mass shooting is reported in Jacksonville, Fla.
Authorities are responding to reports of a "mass shooting" at an entertainment complex in Jacksonville, Fla. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Department confirmed via Twitter that there was a shooting incident at Jacksonville Landing, a mall and event space, urging people to "stay far away from the area." "The area is not safe at this time," the tweet read. "We can’t stress enough to stay away," the department added in a second tweet. "Many blocks away." This is a developing story. Check back for updates. … [Read more...] about ‘Mass Shooting’ Reported at Jacksonville Event Center: Sheriff
One person died and two people were injured in a shooting at a high school football game Friday night in Jacksonville, authorities said. The shooting took place at William M. Raines High School, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. The shooting remains under investigation. No further information was immediately available. The shooting comes one week after gunfire interrupted a football game at Palm Beach Central High School in Wellington. Two men were injured and hospitalized. Get the latest from NBC 6 anywhere, anytime Download the App Available for IOS and Android Follow NBC 6 Twitter | Facebook | Instagram … [Read more...] about 1 Dead, 2 Injured in Shooting at Jacksonville High School Football Game
A 6-year-old girl was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after she was attacked by a dog in Jacksonville, Florida, authorities said Sunday. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said the incident happened around 10 a.m. Sunday inside a home in the city's Arlington neighborhood. Police said the young girl was unresponsive when they arrived to the scene. She was transported to a nearby hospital by the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department. The dog, which appeared to be a pit bull mix, was removed from the home on Sunday, police said in a Facebook post. The family was watching the dog while its owner is away on vacation. Police said the family was home at the time of the attack. Timothy Hightower told CBS Jacksonville affiliate WJAX that he was outside when neighbor ran outside calling for help. A note posted to the home's front door asked the residents to contact the Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services within 24 hours, WJAX reports. It informed residents that an … [Read more...] about Dog attack leaves 6-year-old girl with life-threatening injuries in Jacksonville, Florida