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Tampa Police Investigate 24th Avenue Homicide

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Tampa Police were dispatched to the report of a shooting in the 1700 block of E. 24th Ave at 10:21 Tuesday morning. Officers arrived to find an adult black male in his late twenties with a gunshot wound. He was transported to a nearby hospital and later died from his injuries.

Investigators are working to collect evidence and develop leads in the case. While it is early in the investigation, detectives do not believe this was a random act. Tampa Police ask anyone who may have information related to this investigation to contact Tampa Police at 813.231.6130, text a tip through TIP411, or download and use the TampaPD app.