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Man shot outside Lavilla Sportmans Club

JSO: Man robbed and shot in parking lot

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting and robbery in the parking lot outside Lavilla Sportsman Club on New Kings Road in Northwest Jacksonville.

Police say just before 2:00 a.m. Monday, off-duty officers heard gunshots at 7977 New Kings Road.  Immediately after the shots were heard, one of the officers was approached by the male victim who says he was robbed and shot.

According to police report, the victim did not provide many details regarding the incident. He was treated at the scene by JSO first responders until the Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department arrived. He was taken to UF Health where he is recovering from non-life-threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made and police are asking the public for any information that may help track down the suspect in the shooting.