JSO: Man shot in hip during robbery

Police said man that was shot may be suspect in robbery case


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a robbery that ended in gunfire in the Pine Forest area Wednesday night.

Police said a man was shot in the hip during a robbery on 4000 St. Augustine Road, just south of Emerson Street sometime before 11 p.m. Wednesday night.

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

JSO said the man that was shot may be one of the suspects in the robbery.

Police do not yet know if this robbery is connected to another robbery that happened earlier Wednesday night, nearby on Pine View Circle near St. Augustine Road.

No other information was given.