JSO says man shot in domestic shooting
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was shot just after 2 a.m. in a Wesconnett home, according to the Jacksonville SHeriff’s Office. The victim was shot in the arm and Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department transported the man to the nearest local hospital to be treated. JSO believes this is a domestic situation involving a woman and her boyfriend. Detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit are following up with this investigation. Police ask anyone who witnessed this incident to contact their non-emergency number at (904) 630-0500, or if you wish to remain anonymous call Crime stoppers at 866-845-TIPS, or you can email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7-year-old dies in Westside house fire
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 7-year-old boy died in a house fire Monday evening in the Wesconnett area of the Westside, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department and family. Family members identified the child as Jayden Johnson, who turned 7 on March 4. He was just very sweet,” Saudara Arthur, Jayden’s mother, told News4Jax by phone on Tuesday. Family members said they may have lost everything in the fire. They created a GoFundMe account to raise money to help with expenses from the fire damage to the house and Jayden’s funeral.
Explore the 3 most popular spots in Jacksonville's Wesconnett neighborhood
Get to know this Jacksonville neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Latin grill to a supermarket. Latin House Grillphoto: jessica l./yelpTopping the list is the Caribbean and Latin American spot Latin House Grill. Located at 5584 Timuquana Road, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 55 reviews on Yelp. The selections include chicken soup, shrimp soup and seafood soup. This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor.