Man shot, killed in Hernando County

By Associated Press,
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 3:14 PM EST

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal shooting.

  • Shooting occurred at home on Villa Road
  • Brad Anthony Scott found dead at scene
  • Case still under investigation

Deputies responded at about 8:15 p.m. Monday to Villa Road in response to at least two 911 calls.

Brad Anthony Scott, 27, was found dead near the front door and kitchen window area of a home.

Authorities said Joseph Correa and Karen Correa were the residents of the home.

"In fear for their own personal safety, one of the residents shot Scott," the Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

"The shooting is an isolated incident, and there is no danger to the community," authorities said.