Person Found Shot Near Jax Beach Dumpster Dies From Injuries | News
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. -- A 33-year-old Jacksonville man who was shot in the parking lot of a Jax Beach condo passed away from his injuries, according to Sgt. Thomas Bingham with the Jacksonville Beach Police Department.
Bingham now said that man's name is Joshua Register.
Someone found register near a dumpster in the parking lot, according to Captain Billy Cochran with Jacksonville Fire and Rescue. Police told rescue crews the patient was trauma alert, Cochran said.
Bingham later said Register went to Shands Hospital via Lifeflight for treatment of multiple gunshot wounds, Bingham said. He died Saturday morning, according to Bingham and the case is now a homicide investigation.
Investigators don't have any suspects yet, and are searching for the person or persons they said shot this man just before 7:30 Friday night at the Ocean's Edge condos on 25th Avenue South.
Detectives are still trying to determine the motive behind the shooting.