Man arrested after 2 men found dead in Orange County home

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — A man is in custody after deputies found two men dead in a home, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.


Deputies said they were called to a home on Tucker Avenue for a death investigation Saturday around 10 p.m.

According to a news release, the two men were discovered with obvious signs of trauma.

Investigators said the suspect, identified as 29-year-old Jose Rafael Cantarero, left the scene but returned and was arrested.

Read: Flagler man faces charges for “random attack,” slashing someone with a knife

He faces two counts of first-degree murder with a weapon.

Rafael Cantarero is currently at the Orange County Jail.

The Sheriff’s Office said it is early in the investigation, and they have not identified the victims yet.

See a map of the location below:

Click here to download our free news, weather and smart TV apps. And click here to stream Channel 9 Eyewitness News live.





mobile apps

Everything you love about and more! Tap on any of the buttons below to download our app.

amazon alexa

Enable our Skill today to listen live at home on your Alexa Devices!