DELAND, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)
Volusia County Sheriff's Office is trying to figure out what led to a deadly shooting near DeLand.
Deputies said they responded to reports of shots fired just before 11 p.m. Sunday night near Holly Boulevard and North Parkway Street.
When they arrived, deputies found Akeem Smith, 26, on a front porch bleeding. Smith was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
According to deputies, the shooter has been identified and claims he shot Smith after Smith shot at him.
The investigation into this shooting is ongoing.