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Alleged Gunman In Deadly Shooting Arrested

FORT PIERCE, FL (WFLX) The alleged gunman in a shooting in Ft. Pierce that left one person dead and sent a second person to the hospital, is now under arrest.

The shooting happened in the along avenue D, early Saturday morning.

Sylvia Ann Jackson, 49,  and 19-year-old Roy Brooks were transported to Lawnwood Regional Medical Center. Brooks was treated and released.  Jackson died from her injuries. 

Saturday afternoon, police arrested 19-year-old Antwan Wilson. Wilson is charged with aggravated battery and second degree murder.

Residents said gunshots are a familiar sound in this area and they want some peace and quiet

"You hear shooting all the time. We need to just shut this place down for this community to be better," said resident Jim Ragin.

Fort Pierce Police are still investigating.  Anyone with information is asked to call Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-TIPS.

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