DeLand police investigating two shootings that left one person injured

The DeLand Police Department is investigating two separate shootings that took place over the weekend and left one person injured.

According to DPD, on Saturday, October 29, at around 9:55 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of S. Thompson Avenue in reference to an 18-year-old victim being shot multiple times. The victim’s injuries were not life-threatening.

Two suspects are alleged to have committed the shooting. Police believe both of the suspects were men but did not provide a description as to their ages, races, or appearances.

During a separate incident on Sunday, October 30, police were called to the Candlelight Oaks subdivision around 11:07 p.m. While canvassing the subdivision, a DeLand officer heard gunshots go off nearby.

No victims were found to be shot or injured as a result of the gunshots.

A witness reported to the officer that they were being followed by another vehicle when the shots were fired.

The DeLand Police Department is asking the public for any information on either shooting.

Anyone with information on the first shooting is asked to contact Detective Alisha Burger at 386-626-7428.

Anyone with information on the second shooting is asked to contact Detective Ken Ramkissoon at 386-626-7426.

Most Popular

Multicultural festival at Dr. Phillips Center this weekend

The Seneff Arts Plaza at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts will host its fifth annual Multicultural Festival this weekend.

73-year-old Eustis man missing out of Kissimmee

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for help to locate a 73-year-old man who has been missing since Thursday afternoon.

21-year-old motorcyclist killed in Seminole County accident

A 21-year-old man was killed last night after his motorcycle was struck by another vehicle while he was attempting to turn.

Orlando officials break ground on new fire station

On Tuesday, November 22, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Fire Chief Charlie Salazar, and members of the Dover Shores community celebrated the groundbreaking of the new Orlando Fire Department Station 11.

65-year-old man killed while crossing U.S. Hwy 1

A 65-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed while he was attempting to cross U.S. Highway 1 on Wednesday.

P is for Pie cites staff shortage, supply chain costs in closing bakery after 10 years

A bakery in Audubon Park has served up its last slice of pie.
Orlando
overcast clouds
71.4 ° F
73.4 °
69.6 °
94 %
2.2mph
100 %
Sat
80 °
Sun
85 °
Mon
77 °
Tue
79 °
Wed
81 °