Authorities Investigate Fatal Shooting on Interstate 295 in Jacksonville

Jacksonville, Florida – The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office (JSO) Homicide Unit is actively investigating a shooting incident that took place on Saturday night. At around 8:10 p.m., JSO patrol officers responded to a call about a vehicle that had crashed into the tree line at the Interstate 295 Northbound and Interstate 10 interchange.

Upon arrival, officers found an unidentified male inside the vehicle with a gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to a local hospital by the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department (JFRD) but was later pronounced dead. JSO Homicide Unit detectives, along with the Crime Scene Unit, are currently conducting a comprehensive investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Details of the incident, including the motive behind the shooting and any potential connections between those involved, remain unclear at this time. Authorities are working to establish the exact location where the shooting occurred before classifying the incident.

As the investigation continues, JSO is collaborating with the Medical Examiner’s Office and the State Attorney’s Office to gather information and evidence. Officials are urging anyone who may have information related to the case to reach out to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office or Crime Stoppers.

The goal of the investigation is to uncover the truth behind the shooting and bring justice to the victim and their family. By encouraging the community to come forward with any relevant details, authorities hope to make progress in solving this tragic crime.

With the ongoing efforts of law enforcement and the support of the public, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office aims to provide closure and accountability in this case. The community’s assistance is crucial in ensuring that those responsible for the shooting are brought to justice.