Man shot in leg; police search for 2 gunmen

JSO: Man says he was walking when two men approached


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Lackawanna area.  

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says the man was shot sometime before 10 p.m. Tuesday night.  The victim told police he was walking along Nolan Street when two men approached him and shot him in the leg, then fled the scene. 

The victim was taken to UF Health Jacksonville.  At last check, he was expected to recover. 

At this time there is no other suspect information. If you have any information you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.