On Thursday December 17, 2020, at approximately 10:09AM, DeLand Police Officers responded to 732 West Franklin Avenue in reference to a shooting. Thanks to a cooperative victim and great teamwork between Special Investigations and Patrol units, they were able to locate the suspect and an arrest was made. During the arrest, Officers were also able to locate a firearm believed to have been used in the shooting. We are thankful that no one was hurt and that we were able to put a criminal behind bars. Deland Police Department want to reiterate that effective community partnership is essential to police department’s and community’s efforts to address crime.