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Man shot in the knee in Talleyrand area of Jacksonville Thursday evening

Posted: September 4, 2014 - 10:06pm

A 21-year-old man was shot in the knee Thursday evening in the Talleyrand area of Jacksonville.

The man was walking in the 3600 block of Buckman Street when he heard several gunshots, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

The man realized he was shot in the right knee and hobbled to a neighbor’s house. He did not see the shooter, police said.

He was taken to UF Health Jacksonville with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Anyone with information about the shooting can contact the Sheriff’s Office at (904) 630-0500 or First Coast Crime Stoppers at (866) 845-8477 (845-TIPS) to remain anonymous and be eligible for rewards. Or email or

Joe Daraskevich: (904) 359-4308

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