Gunman accidentally shot self during cellphone robbery, Orange County deputies say

Man flagged down deputies after stealing car, deputies say


ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County deputies say a gunman accidentally shot himself during a cellphone robbery.

Lashawn Williams, 24, stole a cellphone from someone on 18th Street in Orlando, according to deputies.

Deputies said Williams then ran to Cleo's Gentlemen's Club and stole a Mercedes, before stopping on Columbia Street and flagging down a deputy.

Williams was treated at Orlando Regional Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.