Lake City shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

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A shooting in Lake City killed one person and injured two others on Thursday night.

According to a Lake City Police Department (LCPD) release, officers were patrolling the NW Jefferson Street and NW Florida Avenue area around 9:19 p.m. when they heard gunfire. Officers located two victims – one with serious injuries and one with minor injuries – and then found a third deceased person nearby.

Emergency responders transported the two injured victims to area hospitals and both are reportedly in stable condition.

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The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) responded to the scene to assist the LCPD Criminal Investigation Division personnel.

All three victims were adult males.

LCPD asks anyone who has information regarding this incident to call 386-752-4343 or Columbia County Crime Stoppers at 386-754-7099.

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