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Overnight crime: Man shot at Mega Supermarket; Masked man shoots one in park

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two unrelated shootings were reported Monday night in Jacksonville, leaving two victims injured -- with one fighting for his life, according to the last update from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

The first shooting was reported before 9:30 p.m. Monday at the Magnolia Terrace Apartments on Jammes Road. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg, according to police.

The victim told police a masked man approached him without saying a word, shot him and ran.

Police said another shooting was reported before 10:20 p.m. at Mega Supermarket on Moncrief Road West. Police said they found the victim and Jacksonville Fire Rescue took him to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

It’s not clear what his current condition is.

There’s no word if there are any suspects or danger to the community in either shooting.

Anyone with information about these crimes can report it to JSO at 904-630-0500 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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