Orange County deputies ID husband, wife killed after 3 shot on New Year’s Day

Man died of apparent self-inflicted gunshot, deputies say

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Deputies identified a husband and wife killed after three were shot in an Orange County home on New Year’s Day.

According to the sheriff’s office, the man, later identified as 52-year-old Jagdesh Kissoonchand, was the shooter and died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. His wife, identified as 50-year-old Indira Kissoonchand, was taken to a hospital where she later died, deputies said.

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Authorities said they initially responded to the shooting around 1:07 a.m. to the 7500 block of Fordham Creek Lane, locating a woman in her 20s who had been shot, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. The woman, who is not being identified at this time, was taken to a hospital in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries, the sheriff’s office said in a statement.

Deputies made their way into the home and then located the husband and wife, who were also shot.

Deputies believe the incident was isolated and domestic in nature, adding it poses no danger to the community.

This is a developing story. Check back with News 6 for updates.

Note: Due to the information provided, this map depicts the general area of the incident and not necessarily its exact location.

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