Deputies fatally shoot armed man in central Fla.
An armed man fatally shot by Lake County deputies wasn't the suspect they were looking for.
Early Monday Leesburg police asked Lake County deputies to help them search for a suspect in the beating of another man.
The Orlando Sentinel reports deputies say they spotted a man riding a motorcycle. They later saw the motorcycle parked outside an apartment complex and deputies knocked on a door. The man who answered the door was armed. Deputies shot him.
Sheriff's spokesman John Herrell says deputies did not announce who they were when they knocked.
Twenty-six-year-old Andrew Lee Scott was pronounced dead. Drugs and drug paraphernalia were found in the apartment.
Suspect 31-year-old Jonathan Brown was found in a nearby building and arrested. Deputies arrested 25-year-old Anthony Rodriguez was also arrested.
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