|Published:||Aug 09, 2013 4:24 PM EDT|
|Updated:||Aug 09, 2013 4:26 PM EDT|
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is investigating two separate, but similar, shootings this afternoon.
The first shooting happened around 1:00 p.m. when the victim was jogging on Collier Blvd., just south of I-75. Someone he didn't know shot him from a vehicle.The victim called a relative who took him to Physicians' Regional Hospital.
The second shooting also happened around 1:00 p.m. when another victim was shot while walking in front of Rose Food Market on Radio Rd. He also didn't know the person who fired at him from a vehicle. The victim called a friend, who drove him to NCH Downtown.
Both victims suffered non-life threatening injuries, however they have been transfered to Lee Memorial Hospital.
Neither could identify the suspect or the vehicle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Collier County Sheriff's Office at (239) 774-4434, or SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. You may remain anonymous, and may be elligible for a reward.
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