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One man shot in attempted robbery

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police are still searching for the person responsible in a shooting late Monday evening.

Officers were called to the Durkeeville area on the Westside after receiving a call about an attempted robbery which led to a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a man in his 40s who had been shot.

The man was taken to UF Health and is receiving treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is continuing to investigate. Anyone who has information about this incident is encouraged to call police at 904-630-0500 or CrimeStoppers at 866-845-TIPS.