From the Orange County Sheriff’s Office
At approximately 12:49 am, Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the above address in reference to a shooting call at a Hawthorne Avenue home in South Apopka. Upon arrival deputies discovered the victim (B/M, 20) had been shot at the above location by a known suspect (B/M, 22). The victim was transported to Florida Hospital Apopka by a relative who was present during the shooting. The victim was pronounced deceased upon arrival at Florida Hospital Apopka. Homicide and Forensics units responded. The whereabouts of the suspect is unknown at this time. Homicide is continuing the investigation.
This is an ongoing investigation, and no other details are known at this time. The name of the victim or the suspect has not been released. The Apopka Voice will update this story as more details are known and the names of the victim or the suspect are released.