2008 booking photo of Taurus Lemont Dawson from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting that took place Thursday night.
Police were called to the the 400 block of Leland Street just before 11:30 p.m. to reports of two men shot, according to Sgt. Shawn Coarsey.
One man was shot in the leg and another man was shot in the head in the Lakawanna area of the Westside.
Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department was transporting both victims to a local hospital when the victim who was shot in the head died from his injuries.
The man shot in the head has been identified as 30-year-old Taurus Lemont Dawson.
The victim who was shot in the leg was transported to an area hospital in non-life-threatening condition.
Police are looking for witnesses, Coarsey said, and no suspect information is available at this time.
An investigation is ongoing.
Anyone who has any information about this shooting is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500.
To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $5,000 for this case, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.
First Coast News