Shooting death under investigation by OPD
[Photo courtesy Ocala Police Department]
The Ocala Police Department is investigating a shooting death that occurred in northwest Ocala the night of Feb. 3.
According to an OPD Facebook post, officers responded around 9:40 p.m. Saturday to a report of a shooting in the 1700 block of Northwest 1st Street. Officers found an unidentified man with critical injuries from a gunshot wound. He later died at a local hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to call (352) 369-7000 or submit an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers of Marion County by dialing **TIPS or visiting ocalacrimestoppers.com