Jacksonville police investigate shooting off 103rd Street

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville police are investigating a shooting next to a gas station on the Westside.

The shooting was reported near the Sunoco on 103rd Street at Valdura Avenue, which is in the Jacksonville Heights neighborhood.

It's unclear who was shot, but sources tell News4Jax the victim was shot in the head and was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A witness said the man stumbled into the gas station parking lot after he was shot on the side street, and when 911 operators asked bystanders to find out his age, he said he was 28 years old.

The witness said the man was conscious and talking when an ambulance took him away.

News4Jax has a crew at the scene and will update as police release more information.

This reported shooting comes less than 12 hours after a person was shot in a home on the Westside. That person suffered critical injuries.


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