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Fatal shooting near Downtown Ocala leaves one teenager dead

Officers found 19-year-old Ferron Williams with multiple gunshot wounds.
Published: Jan. 28, 2022 at 12:46 PM EST
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OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) - The Ocala Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that occurred on Thursday night.

Officers responded to the 900 block of Northwest 6th Avenue around 11:20 p.m, where they found 19-year-old Ferron Williams with multiple gunshot wounds.

Williams was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

According to police, Williams was sitting on a friend’s porch when he was shot.

Officers do not believe he was involved in any altercation or disturbance.

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