Man breaking up fight fatally shot in Pine Hills parking lot

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ORLANDO, Fla. - Orlando police are searching for a gunman who they said shot and killed a man outside a shopping plaza in Pine Hills.

The man's body was found in a parking lot on Pine Hills Road late Sunday night.

Police said Clausell Stevens, 23, was trying to break up a fight and when he was shot. They said the shooting happened in front of a group of people.

The shopping center was blocked off with crime scene tape while police investigated.

Police said they received the call about the shooting at about 8:20 p.m. Sunday, and Stevens had already died by the time paramedics arrived.

"We're hoping that someone might come forward with information. If they call Crimeline they can remain anonymous and provide that information," said Sgt Jim Young of the Orlando Police Department.

 A suspect has not been identified or located.  Anyone with information is asked to please call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.

WFTV's Deneige Broom is reporting live from the scene on Eyewitness News This Morning, WRDQ TV27.