Man shot at vacant apartment complex by security officer, Jacksonville police say

A security guard is accused of shooting a man at vacant building, Jacksonville police said.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A man was shot at a vacant apartment complex by a security officer, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

JSO responded Tuesday morning to a dispute reported by a security guard at the Woodland Apartments in the 2600 block of Art Museum Drive, which is near the Hart Expressway.

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The security guard fired several times into a vehicle driving in the complex as police arrived, according to JSO.

The man driving the car was shot at least once. He was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Jacksonville police are continuing to investigate why a security guard shot a man who was trespassing at a vacant apartment complex.

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