Orlando investigators have now identified two of the three suspects involved in a shooting with police which happened on Tuesday, September 21 at South Lakeland Avenue and Jacobs Place.
The two suspects in custody are now charged with Attempted First-Degree Murder of a Law Enforcement Officer and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm.
Police Chief Orlando Rolon said the two officers were responding to a Crimeline tip, but he did not elaborate as to what the tip entailed. Officials said the officers were not looking for the three young men involved in the shootout. Two officers in clothing marked “Police” happened to pull through an intersection where 3 armed males were on bicycles. Early information indicates the 3 subjects opened fire on the vehicle, and officers had to return fire from inside the vehicle.
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Below is the News 6 report about the incident.