JSO reports shooting on Jacksonville’s Westside; suspect in custody

A man was found shot in the stomach at the corner of 2200 Edgewood Ave. early Saturday morning, police say.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was found shot in the stomach at the corner of 2200 Edgewood Ave. at approximately 2:08 a.m. Saturday, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators said the victim is in his 40s and was hospitalized with serious injuries.

According to JSO, the victim and shooter know each other, but it is unclear how.

Police currently have the suspected shooter in custody.

Investigators said there were two separate 911 calls, one from 5400 Amazon Ave., where officials believe the shooting happened outside a residence.

The second call came from 2200 Edgewood Ave., where the man was found.

The victim was moved from one location to the other by another person, a possible friend or associate of the victim, according to JSO.

Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office via the non-emergency number 904-630-0500, the JSO Crime Tips email (JSOcrimetips@jaxsheriff.org), or via CrimeStoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS to remain anonymous.


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