Deputies investigating fatal shooting in West Orange County

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Orange County deputies are investigating a shooting that left one person dead Monday afternoon.


Deputies were called to the 200 block of Alston Drive near Orlovista just before 3 p.m. for reports of shots fired and a man who was down on the ground.

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They arrived to find a man who had been shot. He was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead there.

The sheriff’s office has only identified the victim as a man in his 50s.

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Deputies eventually made entry into a home on Alston Drive where they found a man in his 30s dead with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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