JSO: Man visiting friends at Airbnb in Arlington wounded in shooting

The scene at Sanlando Avenue in Arlington. (WJXT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man in his 20s or 30s was shot while he was visiting an Airbnb on Sanlando Avenue in Arlington early Wednesday morning.

The Airbnb was hit by gunfire as well, JSO said.

The man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to JSO.

There were 10 to 20 people inside at the time of the shooting, police said. Police said the man was visiting friends at the Airbnb and was in the backyard by himself when several shots were fired from the yard behind the Airbnb.

It’s unknown if the man shot was the target in this shooting, police said.

No one inside the Airbnb was hit by gunfire.

There is surveillance video at the Airbnb, police said, but they are still looking for a suspect.

Officers are talking to witnesses and looking for other surveillance video in the neighborhood.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at 904-630-0500 or via email at JSOCRIMETIPS@JAXSHERIFF.ORG or call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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Brie Isom joined the News4JAX team in January 2021 after spending three years covering news in South Bend, Indiana.