PUTNAM COUNTY, FL:  An early morning shooting in Crescent City resulted in the death of one person and two others with gunshot wounds.

 Deputies responded to reports of a shooting at about 2:30 a.m. in the area of Gunby Court and Walnut Street in Crescent City and found three people with gunshot wounds. Mark Anthony Arbelo Jr., 24, of Crescent City died at the scene. Rescue crews arrived and transported Alexander Desmond Arbelo, 21, with a gunshot wound to the stomach and Angel David Arbelo, 22, with a gunshot wound to the leg. Angel Arbelo was treated and released at the hospital. Alexander Arbelo remains at a local hospital. His condition is unknown.

 Detectives said the brothers were embroiled in a domestic situation with occupants of an apartment on Gunby Court and a gunfight ensued outside the apartment. The incident is isolated and there is no threat to the public.

 The dark-colored Jeep detectives were searching for was located and recovered. There is currently a person of interest in the case, but the name is not available for release at this time.

 Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers of NE Florida at 1-888-277-8477 or download the P3 app. Tips are anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.  

 There is no additional information at this time.

Allison Waters-Merritt

PIO Media Specialist