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Hernando man dies after Thursday night shooting, deputies say


Published:   |   Updated: May 24, 2013 at 04:13 PM

A man who was shot Thursday night has died of his injuries, the Hernando County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies, who were called at 8:21 p.m., said the shooting at 8743 Ostrom Way, Weeki Wachee, began after George Avedissian, who would have turned 69 today, got into an altercation with his roommate, during which Avedissian was shot.

Avedissian was transported to Oak Hill Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

Detectives are continuing to interview people who were on scene at the time of the incident. No arrests have been made.

The investigation is continuing.

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