Florida man fatally shot after walking son to bus stop

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COCOA, Fla. (AP) – Police say a man is dead after getting into a confrontation with another person after walking his son to a school bus stop.

Cocoa police said in a news release that the shooting happened around 7 a.m. Wednesday near the victim’s home.

Police say Walter Thomas, 31, was shot multiple times but managed to get to his home which was two houses away.

Family members called 911, but Thomas died of his injuries.

Witnesses told investigators that Thomas and the suspect started arguing. The suspect left on a bicycle.

No further details are immediately available.

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