ARCHER – Law enforcement officials are investigating an alleged shooting that occurred early Monday morning in Archer.
According to an Alachua County Sheriff's Office news release, deputies responded to a 9-1-1 call placed from a residence at SW 135th Place claiming an unknown male, covered in blood, was yelling and banging on the door.
Deputies found 26-year-old Angelo R. Canevari in the front yard of the residence when they arrived. Canevari told the deputies he had shot someone but could not provide any additional information. He was taken into custody while officers began searching the neighborhood for a victim.
An open door to a home was found at 8708 SW 135th Place, and deputies found Lannie E. Greer unresponsive and lying in a pool of blood with significant injuries on the kitchen floor.
Greer was stabilized on scene by Alachua County Fire Rescue personnel and transported to Shands Hospital where he remained in serious condition.
A firearm and ammunition were recovered from the scene, and a search warrant for Canevari's person was obtained to collect forensic evidence. Detectives charged Canevari with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, and he was transported to the Alachua County Sheriff's Office Department of the Jail.
The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the altercation are ongoing pending Greer's medical condition.
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