JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said a man accidently shot himself early Friday morning.

Around 8 a.m., JSO responded to the 1900 block of Art Museum Drive where they found 23-year-old DeJuhn B. Poole with a gunshot wound to his abdomen at Landon Imperial Apartments on the Southside.

Police said Poole does not live at the apartments but visit the complex often.

According to police, Poole was transported to a nearby hospital with life threatening injuries.

After undergoing surgery, Poole was listed in stable condition.