Man in life-threatening condition after Arlington shooting, police say

Man shot early Sunday morning at the University Place Apartments on University Boulevard North. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was hospitalized in life-threatening condition after a shooting early Sunday morning at an apartment complex in Arlington, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

After a neighbor called 911, the Sheriff’s Office said, police responded about 12:30 a.m. to an apartment complex on University Boulevard North, across the street from the Jacksonville University campus, and found a 25-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds. Police said he was taken to a hospital in life-threatening condition.

The Sheriff’s Office said the man was conscious but he could not give any information about the shooter. Police said they are unsure if the man lived at the complex.

Detectives and officers were trying to do a canvass to locate witnesses.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call JSO at 904-630-0500 or

Police are on the scene at an apartment complex after a man was shot several times overnight across the street from Jacksonville University. Police have been talking with a group of people and investigators are canvassing the area.

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