Man found shot in roadway in Northwest Jacksonville dies, police say

Jacksonville police are investigating a deadly shooting on Lem Turner Road in Riverview

JACKSONVILLE, Fla – A man died Tuesday morning after being found shot in the street in Northwest Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

After receiving multiple calls about shots being fired, officers responded to Trout River Boulevard and Lem Turner Road at 2:50 a.m., where they found a man in the roadway who had been shot. The man is believed to be in his 30s.

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department took the man to the hospital where he later died.

Police later provided an update, saying that further investigation revealed the man possibly took his own life. For now, the death will not be listed as a homicide.

“The investigation is active, and the Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an autopsy in an effort to ascertain the manner/cause of death,” JSO said in a news release. “If further evidence is located or the ME report indicates further, we would update the information at that time.”

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