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2nd man dies following shootout on the Florida business

PLANT CITY, Florida. – Authorities say a second man has died after a shooting on a Florida business.

A Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office news release says the 43-year-old William Duncan died on Monday night at a Lakeland hospital. The shooting happened earlier that afternoon at Bliss Enterprises of Plant City, Inc., a manufacturer of sheds and garages.

Authorities say the 49-year-old Richard Paul Bliss was in an office talking with Duncan and another man in a dispute about their presence there. At a certain point, authorities say, Bliss, and pulled out a firearm and shot both men.

The authorities say that another person heard the shot, came into the office and shot Bliss.

Officials say Bliss was dead when deputies arrived. The third man remains in hospital in stable condition.

Deputies have not called, the wounded man or the person suspected of shooting Bliss.

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