1 dead, 3 injured in shooting at Osceola County market

Shooting happened in front of a market on Old Dixie Highway

The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting Friday afternoon that left one person dead and put three people in the hospital.

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting Friday afternoon that left one person dead and put three people in the hospital.

Two of those people were released on Saturday night, while the other remains in stable condition.

The shooting happened in front of the Key West Market on Old Dixie Highway near U.S. 441.

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Sheriff Marcos Lopez said he believes the shooting was a drive-by, but he doesn’t know why it happened at this point.

According to Lopez, the department took precautions to protect people nearby.

“Sometimes, we put the hospitals or the local schools on lockdown,” he said. “You never know — at the time, we didn’t have the information. If the suspect was on foot, shooting, we didn’t know if it was an active shooter. ”

Lopez said Jaqwan Dockery, 27, was killed in the shooting. The conditions of the three other victims were not released.

Deputies said they are investigating surveillance footage of the market to get an idea of what the suspects looked like.

Anyone with information related to this case or any other similar incidents, please contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222

One person is dead and three others are injured after a shooting in front of the Key West Market on Old Dixie Highway near U.S. 441. (Copyright 2022 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

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