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Man shot and killed in parking lot of Lowe’s in Mount Dora

Name of victim has not been released at this time

A man has been shot and killed in the parking lot of a Lowe’s in Mount Dora, according to city officials.
A man has been shot and killed in the parking lot of a Lowe’s in Mount Dora, according to city officials. (WKMG)

MOUNT DORA, Fla. – A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Lowe’s in Mount Dora Friday, according to city officials.

Authorities said Lamonte Lockhart, 22, was found shot in the parking lot of the store on Donnelly Street.

City officials said this was not a random act and officers are continuing to investigate the case.

According to a news release, Lockhart was pronounced dead at the scene.

“There has been no suspect arrest at this time and police are continuing their investigation, gathering evidence and speaking with any witnesses,” officials said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.

This is a developing story, we will update this story as more information becomes available.


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