Arrest made in 1 of 2 fatal shootings in Ocala in 1 day

By Spectrum News 13 Staff,
Last Updated: Monday, January 29, 2018, 12:26 PM EST

The Ocala Police Department said it has made an arrest in one of the deadly shootings last week that left a person dead.

Kerrian Dukes, 22, was killed in a shooting last Thursday at the North Roads Apartments at 10 NW 21St Place. Two other people were injured, according to Chief Greg Graham in a news release.

DeLand resident Jaquez Barr, who was one of the two people hurt at the 6:15 p.m. shooting, has been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, Graham said Monday.

The 21-year-old Barr was charged on Sunday. The investigation is ongoing.

Another shooting in Ocala on Thursday at about 3 p.m. left one person dead and three others injured.