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Police investigate 2 separate shootings overnight

Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office says both victims will recover

Jacksonville police investigate two shootings withing three hours.
Jacksonville police investigate two shootings withing three hours.


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – As the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office was investigating the shooting of a man who arrived at Park West ER on 103rd Street late Friday night, other officers were called to a shooting early Saturday morning on East 25th Street, near Tallyrand.

In the first incident, police were called to the stand-alone emergency room about 11:30 p.m. Friday, where they found a man with a gunshot wound to his left leg. Officers said the injury was not life-threatening.

Less than three hours later, a person was shot early on East 26th Street, between Buckman Street and Talleyrand Avenue. Police said the victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Police said there were no suspects or arrests in either case and both were turned over to the violent crime and aggravated battery detectives.


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