Police investigate body found on sidewalk

Victim's idenitity not known

By Jason Mealey - Producer/assignment editor
Headline Goes Here

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police are investigating after a man's body was found Friday night on DePaul Drive on the Northside.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says they responded to a call of a person being shot shortly after 10 p.m. When they arrived they found the body of 40-year-old Purnell McMillan.

Detectives are talking to witnesses at the scene and neighbors to try and determine what occurred.  

Police are asking anyone with information to call the Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.

Copyright 2014 by News4Jax.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.