One man is dead and two others were shot after a violent incident in Northwest Jacksonville on Friday morning.

Around 2 a.m., the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office received calls about gunfire in 5600 block of Verbena Road. While on the way, police say they saw a vehicle speeding away from the area.

Police pulled the car over and discovered four people inside. Three of them suffering from gunshot wounds and taken to UF Health where one person later died.

JSO says that the other two people were treated for their wounds and were released. Their identities have not yet been released.

Police say that multiple shell casings were located on Verbena Street, which is where they believe the car might have come from. They are working to confirm that through evidence gathered at the scene.

If you have any information, you can contact JSO or to remain anonymous you can reach out to Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS (8477). 

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