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Police ask witnesses to speak up in deadly shooting on Northside

JSO has found a 3rd victim in the Ella Street shooting which as left one dead and another injured so far.
JSO has found a 3rd victim in the Ella Street shooting which as left one dead and another injured so far.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man is dead and another person has life-threatening injuries after a shooting in a Northside neighborhood just after 10 p.m. Friday.

Police were called to Ella Street near Whitner Street and found a man about 25 to 30 years old with multiple gunshot wounds lying in the middle of the road.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, a black sedan pulled up to a crowd of people. Two suspects stepped out of the vehicle and started shooting at the crowd.

At least 20 rounds were fired.

Two people were hit, one was transported by JFRD to the hospital where he died. Someone else took the second victim to the hospital where that person was rushed into emergency surgery.

This is the driveway where the shooting happened. (Copyright 2020 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

Police do not have any information about the possible suspects at this time, but they are asking people who saw or know anything to share surveillance video they may have or just share any information they may have that can help in the investigation.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to please contact police at 904-630-0500 or at jsocrimetips@jaxsheriff.org, or call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.


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