Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said a deputy was shot and killed early Tuesday morning while serving a felony search warrant.

Two Shot And Killed In Unincorporated Lakeland, Polk County Sheriff Investigating

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of two men that occurred this afternoon at approximately 3:10 p.m. in the unincorporated Lakeland area.
Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd, TFP File Photo

LAKELAND, Fla – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of two men that occurred this afternoon at approximately 3:10 p.m. in the unincorporated Lakeland area.

Based on the investigation so far, deputies say there is no reason to believe there are any suspects at large there is no manhunt underway.

The shooting occurred in the area of the 3100 block of US 92 near Fish Hatchery Road, Lakeland.

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The westbound lane of US 92 is shut down during the investigation and PCSO askes motorists to avoid the area.

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