Clay County deputies investigate shooting in Keystone Heights

1 hospitalized, deputies investigating after shooting near 4th Avenue in Keystone Heights

KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, Fla. – A person was shot early Tuesday morning near 4th Avenue in Keystone Heights, Clay County authorities said.

Clay County Fire Rescue received a call at about 3:15 a.m. and one person was taken to a hospital with “penetrating injuries.” That person’s condition was not known.

The Sheriff’s Office said the incident involved a shooting, but that there is no threat to the community.

Deputies could not confirm exactly where the incident happened but evidence markers littered the dirt road at the scene Tuesday morning, and detectives were searching for any witnesses with information about the shooting.

No arrests have been announced.

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