Sarasota Police investigate Newtown shooting


Sarasota Police investigate Newtown shooting


Date: July 3, 2013
by: Alex Mahadevan | Digital Content Producer


A man approached 26-year-old Markus Jackson on his porch at roughly 2 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, and shot him twice, according to a Sarasota Police Department incident report.

Emergency workers transported the victim to the hospital via Bayflite and police canvassed the area near the 1700 block of Gregg court with K-9 units without results. Jackson told officers the suspect wore all black and fled northbound.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Sarasota Police Department Bureau of Criminal Investigations at 954-7070 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers 366-TIPS (3467).


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