$5K reward offered after man found shot dead on Apopka roadside

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A $5,000 reward is being offered for information after the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said a man was found shot dead Tuesday along an Apopka road.

Deputies said they found Elishua Johnson, 26, lying beside the road near the intersection of E G H Washington Street and S. Central Avenue in Apopka. He was pronounced dead on the scene.


Anyone with information is urged to call Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS. If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.