Deputies continue to search for person who fatally shot man on I-4

ORLANDO, Fla. — Orange County deputies are trying to track down whoever shot and killed a man on a stretch of Interstate 4 on Tuesday night.


The incident happened between Osceola Parkway and State Road 528.

Deputies said there was some sort of interaction between two cars before someone started shooting.

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Investigators are hoping someone out there saw what happened and will give them a call so they can get the shooter behind bars.

Detectives said John-John Villafane died at Doctor Phillips Hospital. He was 53 years old.

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He was a passenger in a vehicle when he was shot.

Investigators told Channel 9 that someone in another vehicle shot him but they are not calling this a road rage incident.

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Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call Crimeline.

There is a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case.

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Q Mccray

Q McCray, WFTV.com

Q McCray is an award-winning general assignment reporter.

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