JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police are investigating a fatal shooting on the city's Northwest side.

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says the death was reported Thursday around 1:30 p.m. at 5900 Droad St.

Police responded to the report of gunfire in the area and found a male victim dead from gunshot wounds.

Due to the investigation, Rowe Avenue is closed between Christobel and Briley Avenues.

Police said the investigation is still in its early stages and little is known about a potential suspect.