JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has released the identity of a man found dead in the street in the early morning hours of September 15.

Officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 1700 block of West 28th Street, according to a news release from Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Melissa Bujeda.

Bujeda said when police arrived, they found 19-year-old Rayfield Dewayne Smith, laying unresponsive in the street.

Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department pronounced Smith deceased at the scene.

Bujeda said the investigation into Smith's death is still active and ongoing.

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