1 Dead in Birthday Shootout
May 16, 2011, 4:47 am
Sadly, a Florida teen is dead and another has been charged with her fatal shooting after a violent fight broke out at a birthday party in Gainesville. The unfortunate incident happened early on Saturday morning near the Lions Club. Jamaal Hall says it was his party and the club was rented out to celebrate his birthday. He stated that a group of young men started picking fights as the party was wrapping up just after midnight. He also goes on to say that one man began firing a gun into the crowd. A 15-year-old girl, Jearicka Mack, was killed in the shooting. A 17-year-old boy is being held in the death. More information will be released as soon as possible.