Man Shot, Killed in Northwest Jacksonville

One man has died and another man was injured after a double shooting in Northwest Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Officials have yet to announce motive or a description of the shooter.

According to JSO, shooting happened along Fairfax Street in the New Town community around 6:40 p.m. Monday. one man in his 20’s was found shot inside a vehicle with several gunshot wounds. He died at the scene.

Another man in his 40s was found nearby with a gunshot to his upper body. He was taken to the hospital and later released. JSO Detectives are seeking witnesses and surveillance video. Anyone with information is asked to call JSO or Crime Stoppers at 1.866.845.TIPS (8477)

The Homicide and Crime Scene Units are currently on the scene conducting an investigation.