The family of Antonio Richardson has authorized the release of his information in the hopes that someone in the community will provide tips to investigators that will lead to the identification and arrest of the suspect(s) responsible for his homicide.
In the early morning hours of May 29th, 2022, 21-year-old Antonio Richardson (pictured) was in the 3400 block of E. North Bay Street celebrating a family members high school graduation. A car drove by and fired multiple rounds, striking Antonio and a 23-year-old male. Antonio was transported to the hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased. The 23-year-old victim was treated and released from the hospital.
An early 2000's model, light-colored, four-door sedan, was reported to have been seen fleeing from the scene immediately after the shooting.
Antonio’s family and Tampa Police Detectives are seeking any information that would assist in the investigation, and lead to identifying and apprehending the suspect(s) in this case to provide a sense of closure for Antonio’s family.
Anyone with information that could assist in this investigation is asked to contact the Tampa Police Department by calling 813.231.6130, using TIP411, contacting Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay, or by downloading the Tampa PD app available through Google Play or the Apple Store.