Lake city shooting victim identified

LAKE CITY, Fla (WCJB) - Lake City police have identified the victim of a shooting on Lake Jeffery Rd late Monday night.

Police say 24-year- old Johnathan Ferkin was found lying dead in Northwest Lake Jeffrey Rd after an officer heard gunshots.

Ferkin was an inmate in the correctional program, and it's believed he was returning to lake city's work release center.

Police say it looked like he had been run over by a car after being shot.

The shooting investigation closed the road for about nine hours.