Man shot in Walmart parking lot in Auburndale dies

Polk County

AUBURNDALE, Fla. (WFLA) — Auburndale police say a man is dead after a shooting at a Walmart parking lot Wednesday morning.

At about 2:30 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the parking lot of the Walmart on U.S. 92 West.

They said the victim was rushed to Lakeland Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased.

Police said two persons of interest were identified and interviewed. After consulting with the State Attorney’s Office and presenting the information known at the time, no formal charges have been filed.

An investigation is currently ongoing and anyone who may have witnessed the incident and was not interviewed is asked to contact Detective Harry Anderson at 863-965-5555 or via email at Handerson@auburndalefl.com.

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