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JSO responds to reported of shooting on the Westside Friday night

Police send out an alert about the reported shooting around 11:55 p.m., saying the incident happened in the 5900 block of Solomon Road.
Credit: First Coast News

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office responded to reports of a shooting on the Westside Friday night.

Police responded to a reported shooting in the 5900 block of Solomon Road where they found a man with a gunshot wound to the legs. He was taken to the hospital for treatment with non-life threatening injuries, according to JSO.

Officials detained a man at the scene who they believed to be the shooter, police said at a briefing. There is no ongoing threat to the public.

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