Deputies: 62-year-old man shot to death near Gainesville

Joseph Green.png

Alachua County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man found early this morning.

Deputies responded to a call about a man lying on the ground near the 900 block of SW 62nd Terrace about 3 a.m.

When they arrived they found 62-year-old Joseph Green bleeding from an apparent gunshot wound, Lt. Brett Rhodenizer said. Green was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Rhodenizer said investigators are looking for additional evidence, crime scenes and witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Combined Communications Center at (352) 955-1818. You can also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (352) 372-STOP.

This is a developing story.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off