Police investigate 2 drive-by shootings 3 hours apart


The JSO responded to two drive-by shooting incidents on Hart Street 3 hours apart.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office received separate calls Sunday morning about two drive-by shootings, both less than 200 feet apart on Hart Street.
The JSO says both victims are 17 years old and were standing in their front yards when shots were fired from a moving vehicle.
According to the JSO, both victims received wounds in the leg which are not life-threatening.
In the first shooting at 12:05 a.m., police tell Action News the victim was transported to UF Health by a family member.
Police say the second incident happened just before 3 a.m. Officers found the victim at the scene and took the victim to UF Health.
According to police, a nearby home was also hit by bullets in the second shooting but no injuries were reported.
The JSO is searching for two vehicles: one a black Dodge and the other a dark Buick.
Anyone with information on either incident is asked to call the JSO or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.