Police investigating early morning shooting death
Gainesville Police are holding a person of interest related to a shooting at the Cabana Beach apartments. GPD Spokeswoman Angelina Valuri says the shooting happened early this morning.
The victim was pronounced dead after being transported to Shands. Police say he was not a University of Florida student, but have not yet released his name, pending next of kin notification. The person being questioned is 23-year-old Zeng Jean Jaque, although any connection to the victim has not yet been determined.
This entry was posted in Local
. Bookmark the permalink
More Stories in Local
The Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings State Park exists as a way to remember Florida history… But the workers there are doing something extra to “preserve” memories. WUFT’s Marie Edinger reports.
Country Music Television’s new docu-series “Gainesville” is set to air back-to-back episodes on Aug. 20 at 10 p.m. Some residents are worried that the show will not accurately portray Gainesville.
Former midwife, Glenn Cameron, gives a glimpse into her years as a midwife in the 70s and the challenges the practice presented.
The FDOT cut funding for Gainesville’s Active Streets event, which offers free pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly activities twice per year. The organization and its supporters are trying to overturn the decision and look for new ways to fund the event.
Gainesville’s City Commission approved a $585,525 budget for improvements that will make 10 campus buildings at the Empowerment Center livable. Residents and volunteers look forward to the changes, but some are concerned by the nearby chaos at Dignity Village.