Woman shot during argument with man in Northwest Jacksonville, police say

JSO generic (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla – A woman was shot Monday night during an argument with a man in Northwest Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

Officers say when they arrived at North Myrtle Avenue just before midnight they found a woman in her mid-30s shot in the upper torso.

The woman was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is undergoing surgery.

Witnesses told police that an argument happened between the woman and a male that led to a gun being fired and injuring the woman. The man left the scene in an unknown direction.

JSO is canvassing the area looking for potential witnesses and video surveillance to help identify the man.

If anyone has any information, please contact JSO through the non-emergency number at 904-630-0500 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.