Overnight shooting leaves one man dead, another injured

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- One man is dead and another injured following an overnight shooting at an apartment complex on the Westside about a mile from an elementary school, police said.

Reports of gunfire brought police to Canterbury Gardens Apartments, located in the 1500 block of South Lane Avenue, about 2 a.m. That's where officers found two men who had been shot, police said.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a release from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. The other was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

There were at least 10 shots fired about 2:10 a.m., a neighbor told First Coast News.

The shooting happened roughly a mile away from Hyde Grove Elementary School.


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