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2 shot in Altamonte Springs

Deputies investigate if shootings related

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – Officials are investigating after two people were hospitalized Sunday night with gunshot wounds.

According to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office, one man was found outside an Altamonte Springs home in the 700 block of Marker Street around 8:40 p.m. with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center.

Deputies said another man, who had a gunshot wound to his chest, drove himself to Florida Hospital Altamonte before being airlifted to ORMC due to the extent of his injuries.

The Sheriff's Office said it found out about the second gunshot victim around 9 p.m. and are investigating if the incidents are related.

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