The fatal shooting was reported around 9 p.m. in the 1500 block of Echo Lake Court in Avalon Park.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were called to the Avalon Lakes subdivision after reports of a burglary and gunfire.
Deputies found a 17-year-old Hispanic teen suffering from a gunshot wound, officials said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
It’s not know whether the teen lived at the home or if he was shot by the homeowner during a burglary.
No other details have been released.