The Friday demise of a fifty six-yr-previous man shot a number of occasions Might thirteen has raised Jacksonville’s already document murder price for 2017.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Workplace recognized the capturing sufferer as Lloyd Keith Tillett of 103rd Road, saying he succumbed to accidents suffered within the Might capturing.
Officers have been referred to as out about 10:forty five p.m. to seek out Tillet affected by an undetermined variety of gunshot wounds within the 6300 block of San Juan Avenue, in response to the Sheriff’s Workplace. He was taken in critical however secure situation to UF Well being Jacksonville, the Sheriff’s Workplace stated. Police had no witnesses within the case.
His demise brings the variety of final yr’s complete homicides to 142 as reported within the Jacksonville.com Murder Tracker at jacksonville.com/homicides. That may be a 17.5 % hike in homicides over 2016’s, which noticed one hundred twenty violent deaths.
Anybody with info on Tillet’s demise can contact the Sheriff’s Workplace at (904) 630–0500 or JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. To stay nameless and obtain a attainable reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 1–866–845–TIPS.