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Fight between roommates leads to deadly shooting at Orlando apartment complex, witnesses say

ORLANDO, Fla. — A man was discovered fatally shot Wednesday morning at a newly constructed apartment complex, the Orlando Police Department said.


The shooting was reported shortly after 11:45 a.m. at the Hudson Apartments on South Kirkman Road near Old Winter Garden Road.

Police said they believe the shooting death was an “isolated incident” and that no information about the gunman was available.

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Witnesses told Channel 9 that the shooting began as a fight between roommates about one of them inviting too many guests over to their apartment.

At least 20 people spoke to detectives about what they had witnessed.

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