Palm Coast Male is arrested in less than an hour for shooting into a family member’s home Tuesday afternoon


In an area of the F section (Farnum Ln area) FCSO responded to a call about shots fired into a family residence January 10th around 4pm.  The residents of the home reported that they knew the shooter, and they were related to him and he fled the scene of the shooting in a Hyundai sedan. The family reported no injuries.

FCS and the Real Time Crime Center responded to this incident; they were able to locate the vehicle in question in the L-section of Palm Coast. The FCSO’s Problem Area Crime Enforcement Unit (PACE) stopped the vehicle in a high risk traffic stop and were able to detain the suspected shooter without incident.  The suspect, Jacob Perry, a 24 year old male was arrested for 4 Counts of Aggravated Assault w/A Deadly Weapon and one count of Shooting Into a Dwelling/Vehicle/Building.

Evidence was obtained from the vehicle including the semi-automatic pistol, the cases, live ammunition and the clothing worn during the shooting by the FCSO’s Crime Scene Investigation Unit.

Jacob Perry is being held at the Sheriff Perry Hall Inmate Detention Facility with no bond.


By Krys DeWind

Krys DeWind has been a Flagler County resident since 2016. She is active in her community and is always looking for ways to better it. She has a community first attitude which is one of the central founding ideals of the Flagler County Buzz.

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