Ocoee, Florida Teen Dies After Being Shot in Parking Lot Fight

By Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
January 3, 2016 Updated: January 3, 2016

A 17-year-old Florida teenager died following a brawl in an Ocoee parking lot early Sunday morning.

The incident happened just after midnight, Orlando Sgt. Daniel Brady said in a statement.

Norris Daquan Adams was a passenger in a vehicle that appeared to be on its way from the scene when a car pulled up next to it and someone inside fired.

Adams was pronounced dead in the hospital while an unnamed 16-year-old passenger was also hit but is expected to survive. 

The Ocoee Police Department and the Joint Homicide Task Force were investigating the shooting, reported the Orlando Sentinel

Witnesses described the vehicle containing the murder suspects’ to police as a late-model, red Nissan or Chevrolet four-door car.

The situation took place at the parking lots joining the McDonald’s and Walgreens at the intersection of West Road and Ocoee- Apopka Road.

The vehicle left on West Road headed towards State Road 429, reported WFTV.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crimeline at 1-800-423-8477.