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1 killed, 3 injured in shooting in Haines City

Posted at 10:52 PM, Nov 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-20 19:53:06-05

HAINES CITY, Fla. — Detectives are investigating a shooting Thursday night where one man died and three others were injured.

Haines City Police report the shooting occurred just before 9:00 p.m. at a home in the 400 block of 15th Street.

Paramedics transported all four victims, three men and one woman, to local hospitals.

Authorities say 36-year-old Oscar Lee Hendrix, Jr., later died from his injuries. The conditions of the other three are not known at this time.

Police say multiple bullets struck a home in the area where a mother and children were inside. Three vehicles were also hit.

Detectives are working to identify a suspect.

Anyone with any information on the shooting is asked to call the Haines City Police Department at 863-421-3636.

To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, contact Heartland Crime Stoppers at 800-226-8477.