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Man, 22, dies after Marion County shooting

A Marion County Sheriff's Office patrol car. (Marion County Sheriff's Office)

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A 22-year-old man died after a shooting in Marion County, investigators said Saturday.

Deputies learned of the gunfire about 11 a.m. and responded to a home in the Little Lake Weir subdivision.

Authorities from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office found Dalton Edwards hurt, and he was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died.

At this time, Major Crimes detectives are investigating.

When more information becomes available, it will be released, deputies said.


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