JSO: ‘Distinct possibility’ shooter is among 3 hospitalized after shooting

Man shot at the Vista Landing Apartments; 2 men later arrived at hospital with gunshot wounds

JSO investigates a shooting at the Vista Landing Apartments on Cleveland Road Sunday evening where three men were hospitalized.
JSO investigates a shooting at the Vista Landing Apartments on Cleveland Road Sunday evening where three men were hospitalized. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police called to the Vista Landing Apartments on Cleveland Road just after 5 p.m. Sunday found one man shot in the leg. He was hospitalized and is expected to recover.

Later Sunday a second man arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm and a third man arrived with a bullet wound in the abdomen. None of the injuries were life-threatening.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office believes the victims are all connected to the shooting on Cleveland Road.

In a press briefing, Lt. John Gay said there is no danger to the public because there is a “distinct possibility” the shooter is one of the injured men.