Man shot in Southwest Gainesville, GPD pursuing leads

Gainesville, Fla., (WCJB) — Police are investigating after a man was shot Tuesday evening in Southwest Gainesville.

According to police, the shooting happened at the Phoenix Apartments on Southwest 26th Drive around 5 p.m. Police say they believe the man was shot in the leg and hand by one gunshot. He was later taken to the hospital.

Police are investigating leads in the case. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at or by calling 352-372-STOP.