“20-year-old Nathaniel Narue Charles Jr. Fatally Shot at Orange County Gas Station”

By | July 8, 2023



A tragic shooting incident occurred at a gas station along Maitland Boulevard in Orange County, resulting in the death of a 20-year-old man, Nathaniel Narue Charles Jr. The incident took place at the 7-Eleven at Rose Avenue, just before 11 p.m. on Thursday.

Upon receiving a distress call, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office promptly responded to the scene. They found the victim, who had been shot, and immediately rushed him to the hospital. Unfortunately, despite their efforts, he succumbed to his injuries.

The gas station was marked with evidence pertaining to the shooting. Among the items found were a handgun and a pair of purple Crocs. Additionally, the nozzle of the gas pump appeared to be broken off, indicating a possible struggle during the incident.

As of now, the Sheriff’s Office has not disclosed any information regarding the motive behind the shooting or any potential suspects. Investigations are ongoing to determine the circumstances that led to this tragic event.

This incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safety and vigilance, even in seemingly ordinary places like gas stations. It is crucial for individuals to remain aware of their surroundings and report any suspicious activities to the authorities.

The community is left mourning the loss of a young life, as they await further updates from the Sheriff’s Office. In times like these, it is essential for the community to come together, offer support to the victim’s family, and work towards preventing such tragedies in the future.

Authorities are urging anyone with information related to the incident to come forward and assist in the investigation. By working together, we can help bring justice and peace to the affected individuals and prevent similar incidents from occurring..