1 shot, killed in apartment near Avalon Park

Fatal shooting investigated at Wisper Palms apartments

AVALON PARK, Fla. – A person was shot and killed Monday in an apartment near Avalon Park, according to sheriff's officials.

The Orange County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called around 7:45 p.m. to the Wisper Palms apartments off Alafaya Trail.

Investigators said deputies responded to a call of shots fired inside a home.

Deputies said the suspect was at the scene and was detained.

The victim was taken to a hospital and died, according to the Sheriff's Office.

No other details, including the motive or the names of the suspect and victim, have been released.


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