DELAND, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Police in DeLand are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital. It occurred in the Candlelight Oaks subdivision late Wednesday.
It was initially believed to be a drive-by shooting, but detectives later learned several suspects -- up to four people -- arrived on foot in the 800 block of Longview Drive.
Several shots were fired; possibly between the suspects and the victim, who is in his 20s. The victim was later identified as 25-year-old Dexter Chambers.
The victim was shot twice in the arm and at least once in the buttocks and his injuries were considered non-life-threatening. The suspects fled the scene on foot.