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Orlando woman shot and in critical condition; sheriff’s office seeks suspects

An Orlando woman was shot Wednesday night in the New Malibu neighborhood and the Orange County Sheriff’s Office is looking for suspects.

Authorities responded to a call regarding aggravated battery with a gun just before 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Willie Mays Parkway and Cypress Street, according to watch commander Lt. Rick Schmeltzer.

Police found a woman with a gunshot wound in critical condition, and had her transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center, Schmeltzer said.

The sheriff’s office learned that unknown suspects fled the scene in a maroon or burgundy passenger vehicle, Schmeltzer said.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story, check back here for updates.

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