Man found shot outside Orange Park Bestbet hospitalized, in life-threatening condition

Scene outside Orange Park Best Bet

ORANGE PARK, Fla. – A man was hospitalized Wednesday evening for treatment of life-threatening injuries after he was found shot in the parking lot of Bestbet Orange Park, according to a news release from the Police Department.

Officers said they were called to the scene at 4:44 p.m., where they found a man near the front entrance suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Officers said the shooter fled the area.

Detectives on scene were reviewing surveillance footage from the business and looking for witnesses. The shooting was said to be isolated and police said there was no threat to the community.

There was no description of a suspect. The Department asked anyone with information to contact police at 904-264-5555 or First Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.