Jacksonville Sheriff's Office: Person shot near Beachwood Boulevard and Sail Avenue

Man transported to hospital with injuries

Person shot multiple times on Jacksonville's Southside

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A person has been shot near Beachwood Boulevard and Sail Avenue, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Officials said a man was taken to the hospital after being shot multiple times in the the legs and groin area. He has non-life-threatening injuries.

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The victim told police that he was in a verbal argument with an unknown person before the shooting, JSO says. After the shooting, the suspect ran away and left the area.

An investigation is ongoing.

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