JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office reported that a man was shot dead this Sunday at 7100 Beekman Lake Dr. in the Oakleaf area.
At approximately 4:20 a.m., police responded to multiple shots fired. Upon arrival, they found a young man of roughly 19 to 20 years old riddled with gunshot wounds.
The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department transported the victim to a local hospital, where he later died of his injuries.
Early investigation confirms that the man was shot as he was exiting his car at a residence in the area.
Investigators do not believe the incident is related to other weekend shootings in the area.
Detectives are at the scene interviewing witnesses and are canvassing the area for potential suspects.
Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to call JSO at 904-630-0500 or call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS if you wish to remain anonymous.
Action News Jax will continue to follow the story and will update you as events unfold.
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