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JSO: Two men injured in San Marco shooting

Police closed Phillips Highway at the intersection with Atlantic Blvd

One man was taken to the hospital after being shot on Phillips Highway near the Southbound exit of I-95.
One man was taken to the hospital after being shot on Phillips Highway near the Southbound exit of I-95. (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two men were taken to a local hospital after being shot in the San Marco area Saturday night.

JSO says their Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the shooting on 3720 Phillips Highway. The highway will be shut down near the entrance and exit to I-95 while they tend to the scene.

One man was taken to the hospital after being shot on Phillips Highway near the Southbound exit of I-95.
One man was taken to the hospital after being shot on Phillips Highway near the Southbound exit of I-95. (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JSO says one of the men was found injured at a crash site down the street. Police say the two are connected.

Both men are in their early twenties and suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Investigators are in the process of going through evidence and video surveillance now to gather what information they can.

There were no witnesses, and there is no suspect information at this time.

If you have any information on this incident, you are asked to please contact JSO at (904) 630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS (8477), to remain anonymous.