Burney Pleads Guilty to 2022 Murder, Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison

Quinton Burney pleaded guilty to Second-Degree Murder in the 2023 killing of Dawood Salman Mnaathar Allafee.

Armstrong Found Guilty of Murdering Tasheka Young, Unborn Child

A Duval County jury found Bursey Armstrong Jr. guilty of two counts of Second-Degree Murder for killing Tasheka Young and her unborn child.

Judge Sentences McDowell to Death for Murder of Dep. Joshua Moyers

Patrick McDowell was sentenced to death for the murder of 29-year-old Nassau County Deputy Joshua Moyers (pictured).

Duval County Jury Finds Barnhill Guilty of Molesting Young Girl

A Duval County jury found Dustin Barnhill guilty of Lewd and Lascivious Molestation of an 8-year-old girl.

Jury Finds Cooper Guilty of Murdering 16-Year-Old Girl at Gas Station

A Duval County jury found Shaetavia Cooper guilty for the 2020 murder of a 16-year-old girl at a Jacksonville gas station.

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“Our duty to the people of Northeast Florida comprises two main tenets. The first is to keep people safe by prosecuting those who disrupt our community. The second is to ensure the pursuit of justice is done in a transparent, fair, and thoughtful way that maintains the trust of those we serve.”

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Office of the State Attorney, Fourth Judicial Circuit Office Locations

Duval County

311 W. Monroe St.
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 255-2500
Fax: (904) 255-3061

Clay County

825 N. Orange Avenue
Green Cove Springs, FL, 32043
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 269-6319
Fax: (904) 278-3742

Nassau County

76347 Veterans Way, Suite 2105
Yulee, FL, 32097
Case Lookup
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Main: (904) 548-4700
Fax: (904) 548-4728

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