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Shooting between vehicles reported in Apopka

Shooting reported near West 13th Street, Ocoee Apopka Road, police say

Police investigate shooting near West 13th Street and Ocoee Apopka Road on Monday, Aug. 10. (Image: News 6 photojournalist Jeff Segers)
Police investigate shooting near West 13th Street and Ocoee Apopka Road on Monday, Aug. 10. (Image: News 6 photojournalist Jeff Segers) (WKMG)

APOPKA, Fla.UPDATE: Police said Wednesday that the shooting occurred between two groups in vehicles as part of an ongoing dispute.

Original story below:

A portion of a roadway in Apopka is shut down while authorities investigate a shooting in the area, according to the Apopka Police Department.

Photos from near the intersection of West 13th Street and Ocoee Apopka Road on Monday afternoon showed an area blocked off by yellow tape and police cruisers.

Police said the shooting was reported at Park Avenue and Main Street at about 4 p.m. and the victim was discovered a short time later at an area hospital receiving treatment for a gunshot wound.

No other details were immediately available.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Apopka Police Department at 407-703-1757 or Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS.