The incident happened so close to the Polk-Hillsborough County line that Polk deputies were one of the first on scene.
Deputies did not release the identities of the wounded men or the person who shot Bliss.
Those sources say one person is being held in the case, but we do not know if that's the suspect of if the person is simply being held for questioning. At least one worked for the company, she said.More news: Probation for student who rubbed tampon blood on Jamaican's bag
"There had been an ongoing dispute over being on this property for the last several weeks", Lusczynski said.
The relative who shot Bliss is reportedly cooperating with authorities.
@HCSOSheriff confirms Richard Bliss was shot and killed at his family business, Bliss Enterprises, following ongoing dispute with 2 men he asked to leave their property. At some point, authorities say, Bliss took out a firearm and shot both men. Investigators waited late into the night for a search warrant to enter the business and collect evidence at the crime scene.More news: In Ireland, there were mass protests against abortion
Officials say Bliss was dead when deputies arrived and the other men were hospitalized, one in critical condition and the other in stable condition. Deputies are investigating whether or not criminal charges will follow. The Sheriffs Office gave their ages as 44 and 45.
The family-owned company describes itself as "Central Florida's largest quality builder of pole barns, horse barns, and garages".More news: Brokerages Expect Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (TTWO) to Post $0.66 EPS