A 22-yr-previous Jacksonville man is in custody within the Oct. four capturing at a Purple Roof Inn on Atlantic Boulevard in Neptune Seashore critically wounding an acquaintance, in accordance with police.
Darius Leon Mangram of Homard Boulevard was initially arrested Oct. 6 on unrelated fees of housebreaking, possession of weapon by a felon and carrying a hid firearm by the Sheriff’s Workplace, based on Neptune Seashore police. An tried homicide cost was added Wednesday.
Neptune Seashore officers have been referred to as to the lodge simply earlier than eight p.m. the night time of the capturing. They discovered 24-yr-previous Wendell Ray Varnadore of Acacia Road in Jacksonville mendacity in a hallway with a number of gunshot wounds, police stated. He stays in crucial situation.
Police stated they spoke to a number of witnesses who noticed the suspect strolling within the hallway, then get into an argument with Varnadore over an obvious car buy and shoot him. The 2 knew one another by means of Varnadore’s sister, whom Mangram was courting, in response to the arrest report.