Osceola County woman arrested for attempted murder at hotel, deputies say

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — An Osceola County woman is accused of attempted murder at a Kissimmee hotel, according to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office.


Deputies said 23-year-old Ruby Ortiz was arrested Tuesday following a violent incident early this month.

Law enforcement responded to the Knights Inn hotel on Aug. 4 after reports of a shooting.

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When deputies arrived, they found a person who had been shot several times.

The victim was taken to a hospital in serious condition, deputies said.

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Deputies said Ortiz is charged with charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery, possession of a firearm during a commission of a felony, improper display of a firearm, discharging a firearm in public, and failure to appear for no valid driver’s license.

Ortiz has been booked with no bond at the Osceola County Jail.

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