Man critically injured in Lake Wales shooting - FOX 13 News

Man critically injured in Lake Wales shooting

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LAKE WALES (FOX 13) -

A fight between two men leads to a shooting in Lake Wales.

Detectives say Jamelle Smith, 26, and Andrae Pittman, 33, were fighting when Smith pulled out a gun and shot the victim multiple times.

It happened just before 2 a.m. Sunday on Dr. J.A. Whiltshire Boulevard, just east of D Street.

Pittman was airlifted to the hospital where he underwent surgery and is in critical condition.

Police say Smith turned himself in shortly after the shooting.

He was arrested and charged with attempted 1st degree murder at the Polk County Jail.

Investigators are trying to identify other people involved or possible witnesses.

Anyone with information should call the Heartland Crime Stoppers at (800) 226-8477.

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