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Deputies: Son shoots father during argument

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Orange County deputies are investigating a shooting involving a father and a son in Pine Hills Sunday morning.

Deputies responded to Veranda Circle at 8:19 a.m. in reference to a shooting, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

Detectives believe it started as a verbal domestic altercation between a father and son.  The altercation then escalated and the 42-year-old son shot his 70-year-old father, deputies said.

The father was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center with a serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

There have not been any arrests made as of yet.

Both parties were there and are cooperating.

No further information was immediately released.


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