Orange County

Deputies: 2 men hurt in drive-by shooting during candlelight vigil in Orange County

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Two men in their 20s were attending a candlelight vigil when they were hurt in a drive-by shooting, Orange County deputies said.

At 10:30 p.m. Thursday, deputies responded to the 5000 block of Downing Street in reference to a shooting.

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Investigators said two men in a vehicle drove by the candlelight vigil and started shooting.

One man was treated on scene and the other was transported to the hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound, deputies said.

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There is no additional suspect information and the investigation is ongoing.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.