A midday shooting in one of Jacksonville’s neighborhoods, Myrtle Wood Circle, sent a boy to the hospital.
The shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. in the Myrtlewood Apartments on Villa Drive across from The Jacksonville Mall. Officials say a boy was lying on the ground suffering from gunshot wounds and that a second person shot declined medical attention.
Jacksonville Police Deputy Chief Patrick Traitor said the investigation is in preliminary stages.
Jacksonville Police Department are on the scene of an afternoon shooting that happened in the Myrtlewood Cir. neighborhood Tuesday.
Officials have confirmed with News In Onslow, that two people were shot and the person responsible has not been found.