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Suspect shot during armed robbery in Orlando, deputies say

Second robber sought

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – The Orange County Sheriff's Office said a suspect was shot during an armed robbery Sunday at the Americana Plaza near American Boulevard and Texas Avenue.

Deputies said the wounded suspect, identified as an 18-year-old man, was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Deputies said that man is charged with robbery with a firearm and aggravated assault with a firearm.

Officials continue searching for another robber who was involved.

No other details were released.

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