VSO Detectives Investigating After DeLand Man, 28, Shot in Failed Drug Deal
Date Added: September 24, 2021 1:45 pm
Laura Williams, Office of
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VSO DETECTIVES INVESTIGATING AFTER DELAND MAN, 28, SHOT IN FAILED DRUG DEAL
Volusia sheriff’s detectives are investigating a drug-related shooting that occurred in DeLand, leaving a 28-year-old man recovering from a gunshot wound to his chest.
Deputies responded to a call in the 1200 block of Boston Avenue around 7:30 p.m. Thursday. They located the victim, who had been shot after an apparent failed drug transaction.
The victim was transported to a hospital by Air 1 with injuries that are not considered life-threatening. He remains in stable condition.
This is an active investigation. More information will be provided as it becomes available.