Palm Sunrise

Shooting Now Being Investigated as Homicide

Posted
  • Incident Date/Time:  1/10/2021 at 7:15 PM    
  • Location:  6202 N 40th St.
  • Incident Type:  Shooting/Homicide
  • Victim Info:  24-year-old black male (deceased); 23-year-old black female (injured)

Details:  On 01/10/21 at approximately 7:15 PM, officers were dispatched to the 2K Express at 6202 40th St N for the report of a subject who had been shot. Upon arrival, officers located an adult black male with a life-threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a nearby hospital. A second victim, an adult black female, was found to have non-life-threatening injuries. Detectives immediately began investigating the shooting.

The male victim later died at the hospital as a result of his injuries. Detectives are now investigating the shooting as a homicide. Investigators urge anyone who was in the area at the time of the shooting who may have information that can assist in this investigation to contact Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay at 800.873.TIPS. It is very early in the investigation and updates will be provided as they become available.