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Man shot in the leg on Stuart Street

Victim taken to hospital, Jacksonville police say

Man shot in the leg early Sunday morning at Stuart St. and West 24th St.
Man shot in the leg early Sunday morning at Stuart St. and West 24th St. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was shot in the leg early Sunday morning in Northwest Jacksonville, police said.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, officers responded about 2:40 a.m. to the scene on Stuart Stuart at West 24th Street, where police found a man suffering from a single gunshot wound to the leg.

The victim was treated at the scene by the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department and then transported to an area hospital. His condition is unknown.

The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the shooting. There’s no suspect information available at this time.

Jacksonville police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call them at 904-630-0500 or email them at JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous. There’s a possible reward of up to $3,000 if your tip leads to an arrest.