Lake County

Man found shot to death in front yard, police say

TAVARES, Fla. — The Tavares Police Department is investigating a shooting that killed a man Saturday evening.


According to a news release, police officers received a 911 call from a neighbor saying a man was shot.

Police said they found a man lying in the front yard with several gunshot wounds when they arrived at the home near County Drive and Highland Avenue.

The man later died from his injuries.

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Investigators said they are still working to find out what happened, but based on initial information from the scene, it appears to be an isolated incident.

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