A man died from a gunshot wound following a 2 car crash on the Northside, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Around 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning, JSO officers heard a gunshot in the Highlands area. Police found a two-vehicle crash in the intersection of Harts Road and Dunn Avenue. Inside one of the involved cars, responding officer found an adult man suffering from a gunshot wound. That victim was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.
JSO does not have any suspect information at this time. Police say the driver of the other vehicle involved in the crash was not involved with the shooting. That driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating.
Homicide detectives are leading an investigation, including canvassing nearby businesses for witnesses and video evidence.
Anyone with information that could help investigators is encouraged to contact JSO either by phone at (904) 630-0500 or by email at [email protected] To remain anonymous, you can call First Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS (8477).
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