Man shot in leg while inside vehicle in Jacksonville Heights area, JSO reports

A young child was killed and his older sister was injured in a shooting in Buffalo, New York Friday night.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is investigating a reported shooting in the Jacksonville Heights area in the 8500 block of Osteen St.

According to JSO, a man in his 40s was shot in the leg while inside a vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital and is listed in non-life-threatening condition.

According to the initial investigation, the victim was seated inside a vehicle when he was approached by a suspect who shot him on time.

Description and details of the suspect are currently unknown.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call us at 630-0500 or they can email us at JSOCRIMETIPS@Jaxsheriff.org or they can contact Crimestoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

This is an ongoing investigation and this story will be updated when details arrive.

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