On Monday, November 3, 2008 at approximately 11pm Leesburg police responded to the 2200 block of Harlem Ave. after receiving reports of gunfire. When they arrived, they found, 21 year old Fredrick Felton, a black male, suffering from a gunshot wound to the stomach area.
Felton was airlifted to Orlando Regional Medical Center, where he died during surgery. It is believed that robbery was the motive was for this crime.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Leesburg Police Department at 352-787-2121 or the Central Florida Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS. Leesburg Case Number 08-11-0061.