1 man killed after shooting in Orange County, deputies label it as homicide

Authorities said the investigation is ongoing


ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting that has been labeled a homicide by authorities.

According to deputies, the shooting took place on Saturday around 12:45 a.m. near the areas of South Semoran Boulevard and Summer Wind Drive.

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When deputies arrived at the scene after receiving a call for a man down, they found Joshua Dewayne Pearce, 25, suffering from a gunshot wound.

First responders transported Pearce to the hospital where he was pronounced dead, deputies said.

Authorities said the investigation is ongoing.

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