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Foul play suspected after man found critically injured at Jacksonville auto shop

Man found injured at Westside auto shop.
Man found injured at Westside auto shop. (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was found with critical injuries Monday evening at the Moran’s Auto Connection, near west 12th street on Edgewood Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

JSO said a 51-year-old man was found lying on the ground with a head injury around 6:30 p.m.

He was given CPR on the scene and taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Due to the nature of his injuries, a homicide unit is investigating possible foul play.

JSO said the man’s injury does not appear to be caused by a gunshot.

No other details about the incident were released.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at 630-0500 or provide tips anonymously via CrimeStoppers.