Crime And Law

Person discovered with gunshot wound near busy Orlando intersection

ORLANDO, Fla. — A person was discovered with a gunshot wound Tuesday afternoon, the Orlando Police Department said.

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Police were called shortly before 4 p.m. to reports of a shooting.

They said they discovered the person near John Young Parkway and West Colonial Drive.

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That person was taken to a hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

“Detectives are currently on scene,” a police spokesman said. “This an active and ongoing investigation. We have no other information at this time. We will provide more information if it becomes available for release.”

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Jason Kelly

Jason Kelly, WFTV.com

Jason Kelly joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2014. He serves as the station's Digital Executive Producer.

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