Woman shot to death in West Augustine

Woman shot to death in West Augustine

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, FLORIDA: The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office said a woman was shot to death in a shooting Wednesday night in West Augustine.

Deputies responded to the scene at the intersection of Christopher and Herbert streets near the New Mount Moriah Christian Ministry at about 6 p.m.

After arriving at the scene, authorities found the woman seriously injured, and the vehicle was crashed. She was immediately transported to the hospital. Unfortunately, she was later pronounced dead.

Shawn Alexander says the victim was her nephew’s girlfriend. According to Alexander, there was her nephew along with the girlfriend inside the vehicle. “This is terrible. To her family, for her family, for my nephew and his family — this is not right,” Alexander said.

The identity of the victim has not been released.

To help the police in the investigation, an individual with any sort of information regarding the incident may contact at 904-824-8304 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-277-TIPS.