JSO: 1 shot in Jacksonville's Brentwood neighborhood


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was taken to a hospital for treatment after he was shot Tuesday night in Jacksonville's Brentwood neighborhood, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

At about 7:20 p.m., officers were sent to Boulevard Street near the intersection of West 21st Street, where they found a 33-year-old man who was shot in his ankle, the Sheriff's Office said.

They had been alerted by ShotSpotter that 30 gunshots had been fired in the area.

An officer told News4Jax the man went to a nearby business to get help. He was hospitalized with injuries described as non-life-threatening.

Three vehicles were hit by the gunfire.

There was no information about the shooter. No arrests were immediately announced.

A witness said two males ran from a nearby wooded area after the gunfire and got into a white sedan that sped off.