Police were searching for whomever shot someone in Northwest Jacksonville late Wednesday night.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office responded to West 25th Street around 11:30 p.m.

They found one person shot in the posterior.  That person was transported to UF Health and was expected to recover.

JSO is asking for the public's help in finding the shooter.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS or JSO at 904-630-0500.