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14-year-old shot in North Jacksonville

With non-life-threatening injuries

(KPRC/File)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 14-year-old boy was shot while walking Saturday night on Tubman Drive North in the Sherwood Forest neighborhood.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, the boy was struck one time in the lower leg about 8:45 p.m. and was taken by Jacksonville Fire Rescue to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The Violent Crimes Unit is currently investigating the scene. No information was released about how the boy was shot or if police have any suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.


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