JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - 2 Jacksonville officers were shot Friday night on the city's Westside. There were few details, but police tweeted that the suspect was killed.
Two #JSO police officers shot: One officer shot is in critical condition, one officer shot is in stable condition.— Jax Sheriff's Office (@JSOPIO) August 19, 2017
Two #JSO police officers shot: Suspect was shot by police and died and has died at the hospital.— Jax Sheriff's Office (@JSOPIO) August 19, 2017
Gov. Rick Scott tweeted about his concern for the officers.
Just learned of two @JSOPIO in danger tonight – we stand with ALL law enforcement in Florida.— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) August 19, 2017
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Information from WJAX was used in this report.