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1 arrested after 2 shot in fight at Orlando strip club

Man critically injured in shooting

ORLANDO, Fla. – Two men were shot early Monday during a fight with a man and woman at an Orlando strip club, according to deputies.

Jose Israel Sanchez, 27, has been charged with aggravated battery with a firearm, shooting into an occupied vehicle and shooting from a motor vehicle.

The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. at La Palace Gentlemen's Club at 5526 S. Orange Blossom Trail.

According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, two 27-year-old men were struck when several shots were fired at their vehicle.

The victims drove themselves to a nearby 7-Eleven and asked someone to call 911, deputies said.

Both were taken to a hospital. One of the men was critically injured and underwent surgery, according to deputies. The other suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.