Marion County

2 people killed, 4 others injured in early morning shooting at large gathering in Ocala, police say

OCALA, Fla. — Police are investigating a deadly shooting that left two people dead and four others injured in Ocala.

Ocala police said the shooting happened Sunday around 4:30 a.m. near the 1600 block of Southwest 5th Street, a few blocks south of Silver Springs Boulevard.


According to a news release, Davonta Harris, 30, and Abdul Hakeem Van Croskey, 24, were killed during the shooting.

Four others are being medically treated at an undisclosed location, police said.

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Police have not released any other details about the shooting at this time.

Police said the scene is secure and are asking that people stay clear of the area.

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If you have any information on this shooting, call OPD at 352-369-7000 or call Crime Stoppers of Marion County anonymously by dialing **TIPS.

More information will be released as soon as possible, police said.

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