DELAND, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - DeLand police officers are investigating a fatal shooting at a convenience store.
Just after 10 p.m. on Sunday, officers were alerted that a person may have been shot at Friendly Way, located at 901 S. Florida Avenue. When they arrived, they found a man lying in the parking lot. That victim, identified as 30-year-old Akeem J. Birch, later died.
Detectives continue to gather evidence in this case. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-277-TIPS