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1 injured in shooting in Country Club of Orange Park neighborhood

An apparent verbal dispute among family members led to one person being shot in a neighborhood in the Country Club of Orange Park Saturday evening, according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office. (Clay County Sheriff's Office)
An apparent verbal dispute among family members led to one person being shot in a neighborhood in the Country Club of Orange Park Saturday evening, according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office. (Clay County Sheriff's Office)
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Updated: 2/03 10:57 am
ORANGE PARK, Fla. -- An apparent verbal dispute among family members led to one person being shot in a neighborhood in the Country Club of Orange Park Saturday evening, according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say Riad Akel, 42, shot his brother-in-law in the stomach in a home on the 2500 block of Huntington Way.

Maher Harb was reportedly transported to UF Health Jacksonville in serious condition.


A press release states Akel was arrested at the scene without incident and charged with aggravated assault and armed burglary.

No one else was injured in the incident. 
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