4 men suffering from gunshot wounds treated at Jacksonville hospital

Police lights police tape

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said they were notified Tuesday of four men who walked in to a Jacksonville hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, police were dispatched at 3:45 p.m. to A Philip Randolph Boulevard near Union Street in reference to a shooting. At the same time, the Sheriff’s Office said, police were notified of four walk-in gunshot wound victims at a local hospital.

Three of the men shot were said to be in stable condition, while a fourth was listed as critical.

According to the Sheriff’s Office, investigators determined a group was approached by at least two people who began firing into the group. Investigators said the act does not appear to be random and that there didn’t appear to be a threat to public safety.