The Jacksonville Police Office said a double shooting occurred early Wednesday morning in the 700th district of Fernway Street, killing one man and wounding another.
The sheriff’s office said that at around 4 a.m. officers were called to the house off Norwood Street to find the dead man inside the house. A second man was found with gunshot wounds that did not pose a threat to his life. There were no details available whether this was a home invasion, domestic conditions, or other circumstances.
Police said they had no suspicious information, but several family members were inside the house at the time of the shooting and were being questioned by investigators, according to news partner First Coast News.
It was the first murder in the city in a week, according to Times-Union Records.