Jacksonville Police Department (JPD) asked ASP’s Criminal Investigation Division to investigate an officer-involved shooting that occurred overnight at a local restaurant that left Vashun Mayo, 31, wounded and hospitalized. Initial reports indicate the gunshot wound to Mayo is not life-threatening.
JPD officers responded at approximately 11:42 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 3, to an armed robbery report at the Waffle House on 116 Marshall Road in Jacksonville. When officers arrived, the armed suspect fled into a wooded area, reportedly firing on officers. During the incident, JPD officers discharged their service firearms.