JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office searched for a suspect Tuesday afternoon near Brentwood Elementary School after receiving reports of shots fired.
According to witnesses, deputies armed with rifles were patrolling the area.
Police initially responded to reports of shots fired near the school, which was then locked down for about 25 minutes for precautionary reasons, JSO Lt. Brett Sharp.
Shell casings were found within two to three blocks near the school.
Sharp said it was discovered that a man had fired shots at another man as he was walking westbound on Woodbine Street.
No suspects are in custody and police are interviewing witnesses.
If anyone has any information, they are asked to call JSO at (904) 630-0500.
First Coast News