Man faces attempted murder charges after Osceola County shooting, deputies say

Luis Joel Delgado being held without bond

Luis Joel Delgado faces charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated stalking (Osceola County Sheriff's Office)

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – A man was arrested after a shooting that seriously hurt another person, according to the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said the shooting happened on Peppermill Circle in Kissimmee on Sunday.

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According to deputies, they located a victim with a gunshot wound and located the suspect, Luis Joel Delgado, a short time later.

The victim was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.

According to a news release, detectives learned that a fight began because Delgado arrived uninvited at a home and refused to leave.

Investigators said the victim and Delgado started fighting in the driveway. Delgado went to his vehicle, retrieved a firearm, and shot the victim, according to deputies.

Delgado faces charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated stalking, according to the release.


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