Man wanted in connection with fatal shooting near Waterford Lakes

Deputies looking for Anthony Rafael Gutierrez

Ronell Guignard-Brown and Anthony Rafael Gutierrez. (News 6)

A man who was previously named a person of interest is now wanted in connection with a fatal shooting near Waterford Lakes in October, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said they are actively searching for Anthony Rafael Gutierrez, 29.

On Oct. 5, authorities said they were called to Waterford Wood Circle and found 25-year-old Ronell Guignard-Brown suffering from a gunshot wound. Guignard-Brown was taken to a hospital, where he died, records show.

Detectives at the time said the crime was not random.

Gutierrez was named a person of interest on Oct. 7 then on Tuesday, deputies said he was wanted. His vehicle was found abandoned at the intersection of Rouse Road and East Colonial Drive in late October.

No further details were immediately available.

Anyone with information concerning Gutierrez’s whereabouts is asked to call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).

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