Man shot leaving Orlando 7-Eleven after declining to give another man money, deputies say

Victim taken to hospital in stable condition

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A man was shot leaving a 7-Eleven in Orange County after declining to give another man money, the sheriff’s office said.

The shooting was reported around 7 p.m. Thursday in the 7300 block of Orange Blossom Trail, north or West Sand Lake Road.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said the victim exited the store when another man asked him for money. The victim was shot after he declined, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said the victim drove himself to a hospital. Investigators said he was in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

Deputies with the Sheriff’s Office are looking for the suspected shooter.

The name of the victim has not been released.

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