A man was shot Tuesday night as he chased two attempted car burglars in Lake Nona, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.
The shooting occurred in the Moss Park Commons complex in Lake Nona Tuesday night around 11:30pm as the 30-year-old man confronted two men attempting to break into his car. According to police, he was shot multiple times as he chased the suspects while they fled in another vehicle. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.
The victim obtained two gun shot wounds to the leg.
Deputies said the burglars could face charges for attempted burglary and assault with a firearm.
The gunmen remain at large.