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Sheriff: 3 Dead, 1 Injured in Central Florida Shooting

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Posted at 2:11 PM, Jan 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-06 09:15:35-05

LAKELAND, FL. (WTXL) - Polk County Sheriff's officials say detectives are investigating at a crime scene where three people were found shot to death and a fourth was injured.

In a news release Wednesday, officials said emergency dispatchers received a report of a shooting at 6:45 a.m.

Patrol deputies found three dead people: two women and a man. A fourth victim, a man had been shot in the face and was taken to the hospital.

Names of the victims have not been released.

No further details were immediately available.