JSO: Suspect detained after man shot in 45th & Moncrief area

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man who police believe was shot in the area of 45th & Moncrief walked into a hospital early Saturday morning and is expected to be OK, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Police said shortly after midnight, patrol officers responded to West 45th Street, east of Moncrief Road, after they received reports someone had been shot.

They weren’t able to find a victim in that area but soon learned a man in his early 20s with several gunshot wounds to his arm and shoulder had walked in to a local hospital. His injuries were not life-threatening.

Officers were able to find the scene of the shooting and detained a suspect and several witnesses for questioning.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at 904 630-0500 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.