Man shot in leg on Westside

Police: Shooter and victim knew eachother

Author: Crystal Moyer, Morning assignment desk, backup traffic reporter, cmoyer@wjxt.com
Published On: Dec 25 2013 03:10:11 AM EST   Updated On: Dec 25 2013 03:11:23 AM EST
Westside shooting map
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

One man is recovering after being shot in the leg Tuesday night on the Westside. Police are searching for the shooter.

At about 10 p.m. Tuesday night, officers with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office received reports of a person shot on Glen Street, just north of Commonwealth Avenue.

When police arrived on scene, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his leg.

The man was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Police said the suspect is still on the loose, and that the victim knew the suspect.

Investigators are still gathering information and ask that if anyone has information about the identity of the suspect or has information about the incident, to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.