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Man shot dead in front of Orlando home

21-year-old Antonio Harris dies in shooting

Photo of Antonio Harris
Photo of Antonio Harris (ORLANDO POLICE DEPARTMENT)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Two people were shot, one fatally, early Sunday in Orlando.

Police said Friday that Denard Martin, 29, was arrested on a first-degree murder charge in the double-shooting, which occurred around 2:15 a.m. Sunday in front of a home at 634 18th St. in Orlando.

Police said Antonio Harris, 21, who was visiting from out of town, died in surgery at Orlando Regional Medical Center. The second victim was grazed on the chin by a bullet and was treated and released, officers said.

Police said the victims were approached by Martin, and there was an altercation. Martin shot Harris and the other victim, then fled the area, police said.

Martin was later arrested.