One dead, one in hospital after shooting at Family Dollar

One man is dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting that took place just after 6 a.m. on Friday morning at an Orlando dollar store.

The incident took place around 6:06 a.m. this morning at the Family Dollar located at 7113 South Orange Blossom Trail. According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the scene after hearing gunshots in the area.

Upon arrival, deputies found two men in the parking lot that had been shot.

The first victim, a man in his 30s, was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The second victim, a man in his 20s, was transported to hospital and is currently in stable condition.

Deputies are currently looking for suspects and will provide updates as they become available, according to OCSO.

Most Popular

Orlando Police Chief says hysteria during Lake Eola fireworks spurred by news coverage of Highland Park

The Orlando Police Department is asking the public for any information or video of the mass hysteria during Monday's Lake Eola fireworks show, which the chief believes escalated due to news coverage of the Highland Park shooting earlier in the day.

81-year-old missing Orlando man found in retention pond

An 81-year-old man who had been reported missing last week was found and saved by local police while he was laying in a retention pond.

CAVA replacing three Zoës Kitchen restaurants in Central Florida

A Mediterranean brand with locations across nearly two dozen states will look to expand its brand in Central Florida for the first time.

St. Cloud man receives 21-month sentence for modifying pistol, creating short-barreled rifle

A 28-year-old St. Cloud man was sentenced to 21 months in prison for possessing a short-barreled rifle.

42-year-old Kissimmee man missing since Sunday

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help to locate a 42-year-old Kissimmee man who has been missing since Sunday.

23-year-old man killed in fatal Orange County crash

A 23-year-old Christmas man was killed after he was ejected from his vehicle during a fatal accident in Orange County.
Orlando
overcast clouds
81.4 ° F
83.1 °
79.9 °
57 %
1mph
90 %
Thu
95 °
Fri
94 °
Sat
95 °
Sun
96 °
Mon
88 °