No arrest made after shooting in Apopka on Monday that left one dead

APOPKA, Fla. — Apopka police tell WFTV they have not made any arrest in the shooting that left a man dead Monday.

On Monday, Apopka officers responded to the area of 820 South Robinson Avenue for a reported shooting just after 10 a.m.


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When police arrived on the scene, they found a person who had been shot.

Investigators said the man was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

WFTV reporter Phylicia Ashley was at the scene when investigators informed loved ones that the victim had not survived.

Police have not released the victim’s name, but people known to him identified him as the owner of the auto body shop where the shooting occurred.

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The person responsible for the shooting has been taken into custody, but they also haven’t been identified by police.

Police have not released more details, including the circumstances leading to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Matt Reeser

Matt Reeser, WFTV.com

Matt Reeser joined WFTV in 1998 as a news photographer and has worked for television stations in Kentucky and West Virginia.