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Jacksonville police investigate Powers Avenue shooting

Jacksonville police investigate a shooting Sunday.
Jacksonville police investigate a shooting Sunday. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was shot Sunday in the area of Powers Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Officers said they responded around 12:50 p.m. to a shooting on Powers Avenue near Toledo Road. Police tape could be seen at an apartment complex.

Police said they found a man in his mid-40s with a gunshot wound to his torso. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment, police said.

As detectives investigate the shooting, anyone with additional information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 904-630-0500.