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2 men sought after victim shot in Orange County robbery

Victim hospitalized after shooting on Rio Grande Avenue, deputies say

Orange County deputies respond to shooting on Rio Grande Avenue on July 5, 2019. (Image: Sky 6)
Orange County deputies respond to shooting on Rio Grande Avenue on July 5, 2019. (Image: Sky 6)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Authorities are searching for two men after a shooting in Orange County.

Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff's Office said the shooting took place in the 4400 block of Rio Grande Avenue around 3:55 p.m. Friday, during what investigators believe was the commission of a robbery.

After the gunfire, the suspects fled, prompting a search in the area, deputies said.

The victim was taken to a hospital to be treated for injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, according to the Sheriff's Office.

Deputies said the investigation is ongoing.

No other details were immediately available. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for updates.


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