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Teen accused of shooting 9-year-old Apopka girl

Cam’Ron Bridges faces charge of attempted first degree murder with a firearm

A teenager is accused of shooting a 9-year-old Apopka girl and a 63-year-old man around 5:30 a.m. on March 23.
A teenager is accused of shooting a 9-year-old Apopka girl and a 63-year-old man around 5:30 a.m. on March 23. (Apopka Police)

APOPKA, Fla. – A teenager is accused of shooting a 9-year-old Apopka girl and a 63-year-old man last month.

Police said officers responded to the 1100 block of Old Apopka Road on March 23.and found the two victims suffering from gunshot wounds.

They are both recovering from their injuries, according to police.

Investigators said an arrest warrant was obtained for Cam’Ron Bridges, 16, for attempted first-degree murder with a firearm, aggravated battery with great bodily harm with a firearm and shooting into an occupied residence.

Authorities said Bridge is in custody at the Orange County Department of Juvenile Justice.


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