Woman shot while driving in Orlando; suspect at large, deputies say

Shooting reported near Bonneville, Sussex drives

Orange County Sheriff's Office cruiser.

ORLANDO, Fla. – A 24-year-old woman was taken to the hospital early Saturday morning after being shot while driving in a residential area near the University of Central Florida’s main campus, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.

The unknown suspect, described in a news release as a Black male, ran from the scene before deputies responded and is still at large, the sheriff’s office said.

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Deputies said the woman was shot at 3:05 a.m. near the intersection of Bonneville and Sussex drives. She was hospitalized in stable condition with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, according to the release.

The shooting is still being investigated, deputies said.


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