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Police: Man injured in Soutel Drive carjacking, shooting

Suspect taken into custody, JSO says

JSO says one person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, following a shooting during a carjacking on Soutel Drive.
JSO says one person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, following a shooting during a carjacking on Soutel Drive. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was taken to a hospital following a shooting during a carjacking early Sunday morning in Northwest Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Police said they responded about 2 a.m. to Soutel Drive near Moncrief Road in reference to a carjacking and a person shot.

That’s where officers said they found a wounded man. He was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said they then searched the area and found a suspect, who was taken into custody without incident.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact JSO at 904-630-0500. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS (8477).