JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent drive-by shooting near the Talleyrand area of Jacksonville.

Police responded to the intersection of Buckman Street and East 26th Street shortly after 8:45 a.m. Friday morning.

Police at the scene said when they arrived, they found a man in his 20s deceased in the roadway.

A white car with a spoiler was seen leaving the area at a high rate of speed, according to police.

Officers are canvassing the neighborhood searching for eyewitnesses. Police located audio witnesses who said they heard the gunshots.

If you know anything that may be able to help police, you are asked to please contact JSO at 904-630-0500 or via email at

To remain anonymous and be eligible to receive a cash reward, you may contact First Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.