South Portland shooting victim identified
Police have identified the man found shot to death in South Portland last Friday.
Sircharles Marc Anthony Jones, 22, was reportedly working as a security guard in the area. A medical examiner confirmed Jones' cause of death to be homicide by a gunshot wound.
No one has been arrested and no suspect information is available.
According to the Portland Police Bureau, Jones was first found around 3 a.m. May 6, near the Marriott hotel on South River Parkway and Moody Avenue. When officers arrived at the scene, they found Jones in a vehicle already dead.
A KOIN 6 News crew at the scene said evidence markers were scattered around the vehicle.
The area near the shooting was blocked off for the entire morning as authorities processed evidence such as bullet casings and examined two cars hit by bullets.
KOIN 6 News is a news partner of the Portland Tribune.
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