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Bicyclist shot overnight on Jacksonville's Westside



JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Jacksonville man is recovering this morning after he was hit by a bullet while riding his bicycle along McDuff Avenue on the Westside.

The man managed to pedal his bike away from the area, and found a good Samaritan to call 911.

The victim is receiving treatment at a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

There were no witnesses to the shooting, said the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was unable to give a good description of the two men who ran away after he was shot.

Police canvassed the area, but were unable to find the suspects.

Anyone who has any information about the shooting is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS. You can remain anonymous and receive a possible reward of up to $3,000.

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