18-year-old shot in head on bike dies

Published On: Aug 20 2013 02:17:42 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 20 2013 02:51:58 PM EDT

An 18-year-old man shot in the head while riding a bike last week has died.

Officers with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office called at 1:40 a.m. Wednesday to Spires Avenue, near Fairfax Street in the Moncrief Park area, found Darryl Arnold with a gunshot wound.

Arnold was taken to UF Health Jacksonville in critical condition. Police said Tuesday he died.

Police are searching for the shooter.

A second person was with the teen when he was shot, but that person was not injured, according to police. Officers talked with him to determine what he knows and what he saw.

Anyone with any information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS or the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500.


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