• Man critically injured after being punched outside downtown Orlando nightclub

    By: Jason Kelly


    ORLANDO, Fla. - A man was critically injured early Sunday when he was punched outside a downtown nightclub, the Orlando Police Department said.

    Police said the man was punched shortly before 2:30 a.m. outside Tier Nightclub at East Central Boulevard and South Orange Avenue.

    Investigators said the man was left unconscious and was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

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    Police said the man who punched the victim is black, 6 feet, 2 inches tall and 240 to 250 pounds.

    They said he is of a stocky build and has a low fade haircut with a beard.

    No other details were given.

    Anyone with information about the encounter is asked to call Orlando police Detective Christopher Seggi at 407-246-2975.

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