Hillsborough County
Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 18-721 (18-707)

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Affairs Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 12, 2018
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    Death Investigation

    The victim has been identified.
    • Wednesday
    • October 3, 2018
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • 11211 East Bay Road
    • Gibsonton, FL

    Update #1:

    John Charles Jacobi III
    DOB 6/30/94

    The victim discovered on 10/3/18 at 11211 East Bay Road in Gibsonton has been identified as John Charles Jacobi, III.
    Next of Kin has been notified. No other information is available in this case.

    Original Release:

    October 3, 2018

    HCSO is conducting a death investigation involving skeletal remains at 11211 East Bay Road in Gibsonton at Bull Frog Creek Mobile Home Park.  A call came in at 8:48 A.M. when a maintenance worker discovered the remains. Detectives are waiting on a search warrant. There is no further information at this point. This investigation is extremely preliminary.


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