Man shot to death on basketball court at Alachua park

Dana Walker Jr.'s family mourn his death Monday at the Alachua park where he was killed. Deirnesa Jefferson/WGFL

A 27-year-old man died Sunday after he was shot at an Alachua park.

Alachua Police say they responded to Maude Lewis Park on 141st Street about 1:45 p.m.

They found 27-year-old Dana Walker, Jr. unresponsive. Police say he appeared to have been shot multiple times. He was pronounced dead at UF Health.

Police say they have a person of interest but no arrests have been made.

Walker's mother urged the shooter to turn themselves in.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (352) 372-STOP.

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