‘Unprovoked’ shooting at Yancey Park

Jacksonville, Fla. — A woman in her late 20s is recovering from two gunshot wounds.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said she was shot around 11 p.m. Saturday while sitting in a car with a man at Yancey Park on Soutel Drive.

Police say the suspect drove by the couple and fired several rounds at them unprovoked.


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The woman was taken to the hospital. Her injuries were not life-threatening.

No suspect description is available right now. Police are asking anyone who knows anything about what happened to call JSO’s non-emergency number at 904-630-0500 or call Crimestoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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