North Port shooting victim dies, suspect charged with murder

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Nicholas Popko (North Port Police Department)

NORTH PORT, Fla.- A 21-year-old shot at Blue Ridge Park Tuesday night has died from his injuries, the North Port Police Department said.

Nicholas Popko, 25, is now charged with second-degree murder in the death of 21-yr-old Jalen Bell.

A third person, identified as 26-yr-old Travis Wright, was also injured and is currently recovering, authorities said.


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