Woman shot multiple times in Jacksonville Heights, JSO says

Man opened door to let girlfriend in when 4-5 men opened fire, police say

By Brittany Muller - Reporter, Ronnie Rodgers - Associate Producer

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A woman was shot multiple times Saturday night in the Jacksonville Heights neighborhood, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. 

Her boyfriend told police four or five men shot at them as he opened the door for her at his home on Melvin Road in Timothy's Landing.

He told police the men tried to force their way inside, but after they were unable to get in, they ran away. 

The girlfriend was shot at least twice in the arm and back. She was taken to Orange Park Medical Center, but is expected to be OK. 

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