Friday morning shooting

Detectives with the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office Robbery Homicide Unit are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning at an apartment in the 100 block of Gunby Circle according to a report received by Historic City News from Media Relations Officer Kevin Kelshaw.

Deputies responded to the apartment shortly after 1:00 a.m. after receiving a report that a woman had been shot. The 27-year old victim was taken by air ambulance to Shands-Jacksonville where she is listed in serious condition as of 5:30 this morning.

Details surrounding the shooting are sketchy at the present time, however, detectives are seeking a Person of Interest for questioning. He is identified as Trennis G. Carter, 23, a black male, 6’3″, 165 pounds with medium length dreads.

Anyone with any information concerning this crime is asked to call detectives at the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office at 824-8304.