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One resident shot in the neck after Gainesville apartment complex shooting

Published: Dec. 29, 2021 at 6:24 PM EST
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Gainesville police say one person was shot in the neck in a shooting at Point West apartments.

They say they received more than ten 911 calls after neighbors heard gunshots and a man screaming for help at the complex.

When officers arrived, the victim was in the parking lot with a gunshot wound.

Gainesville police say shots were fired into his apartment and the victim shot back

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He was taken to UF Health Shands and has been released.

Officers believe this was a targeted shooting and not connected to other crimes.

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