Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 10-376

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • December 30, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8059

    Victim Shot While Attending Party

    Word of party posted on Facebook.
    • Thursday
    • December 30, 2010
    • Time: 10:21 PM
    • Waterford Apartments
    • 4733 Waters Avenue North
    • Tampa, FL

    Victim:

    Eric Jerrod Allen, DOB 5-26-91
    7449 Richland Street
    Wesley Chapel, FL

    Details:


    Hillsborough deputies responded to a shooting that occurred at approximately 10:21 p.m. at the Waterford Apartments located at 4733 Waters Avenue North.

    A party was being held at the Clubhouse at the apartment complex and 200 plus people were in attendance. Apparently, word of a party spread through facebook and a lot of individuals started showing up and at some point, someone started firing shots into the ceiling while inside the Clubhouse which resulted in one individual being shot in the head. Once the shooting occurred, the majority of the party goers fled the scene.

    The individual that was shot was transported to the hospital where he was alert and speaking with deputies. According to the victim, he does not know who shot him.

    The investigation continues.

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