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One confirmed dead after shooting in Polk County

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Posted at 4:52 PM, Aug 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-26 17:31:57-04

POLK COUNTY, Fla — The Polk County sheriff says two people were injured after a shooting this afternoon. One of the victims died of their injuries.

The shooting happened on Lake Blue Drive near Lake Blue Park in the Inwood area of Winter Haven around 2:30 p.m. Deputies say it's still very early in the investigation but there are two confirmed victims and one was pronounced dead later in the afternoon.