Orlando man fatally shot at his own birthday party

Posted at 12:42 PM, Jun 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-18 12:42:42-04

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida man was fatally shot at his own birthday party.

Lt. Ryan Olsson of the Orange County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called early Sunday to a home in Orlando where a birthday party was being held for 39-year-old Alexis Osmick.

According to Olsson, "a disturbance occurred" and shots were fired. Olsson said Osmick suffered a gunshot wound and died at a hospital.

According to the sheriff's office, the person who shot Osmick was cooperating with investigators, and no other suspects were being sought.

No additional information was immediately available.