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Person taken to hospital with gunshot wound to the hand after Brentwood area shooting

Police said multiple shell casings were located in the street in the 800 block of West 29th Street.

A person was taken to the hospital after being shot in the hand in the Brentwood area, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

At 4:35 p.m., officers responded to the 800 block of West 29th Street in reference to an incident picked up by shot-spotter.

At the scene, multiple shell casing was found in the street, but officers were unable to locate a victim, police said.

Police said the victim was located a short while later at a nearby hospital with a gunshot wound to the hand.

At this time, the suspect or suspects in the shooting are not known, police said. The investigation is still ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 904-630-0500 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.