Person shot in upper body in the course of struggle about stolen motorbike, deputies say

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – A gentleman who shot another gentleman in the chest throughout an argument about a stolen motorbike has turned himself in immediately after deputies created it known he was wished on an tried murder cost, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Business.

Information demonstrate Jack Lamar Benn Brown II, 34, went to Kerr’s Tires in Umatilla around 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 20 and confronted an personnel, demanding to know exactly where the victim lived mainly because he considered that person stole his bike.

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Deputies stated an employee from the tire store and Brown drove alongside one another in a black BMW to the victim’s home on Highland Avenue.

At the time there, Brown knocked on the doorway and questioned the target about the location of his stolen bike, according to the report. Deputies said the target closed the entrance doorway and which is when Brown fired 1 shot, putting the target in the chest by means of the door.

The target was taken to a clinic in crucial issue.

The worker experienced been waiting around within the BMW and listened to a bang but imagined it was from Brown kicking the doorway, information show. He claimed Brown received back again in the vehicle and said, “He shut the doorway,” and “I’m going to shoot him,” according to the report.

Soon after that, Brown dropped the worker back off at the tire store. The employee reported the sufferer experienced earlier carried out mechanical function on Brown’s motorbike and he considered it had been saved at another man’s household.


Brown turned himself in on Friday. He’s struggling with rates of attempted 1st-degree murder and shooting into an occupied dwelling.

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