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JSO investigating shooting at Hillcrest area apartment complex

The shooting happened sometime before 8:30 p.m. at Kingsbury Apartments, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a Tuesday night shooting at an apartment complex in the Hillcrest area.

At about 8:30 p.m., officers received a call about a shooting at the Kingsbury Apartments in the 5500 block of Kingsbury Street, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man in his 50s with a gunshot wound, JSO said. First responders took him to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police also identified another man in his 50s who is a neighbor of the man that was shot. While police said they do not know the cause of the shooting, they are still determining if the shooting was out of self-defense.

So far, no one has been arrested.

The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the shooting.

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