Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 11-223

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • July 1, 2011
    • Contact Person:
    • Larry McKinnon : lmckinno@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8094

    Update On The Clair Mel Shooting

    Detectives have arrested Oscar Trejo and seized the firearm used in the shooting.
    • Friday
    • July 1, 2011
    • Time: 11:00 AM
    • 1720 Warrington Way
    • Tampa, FL

    Arrested:


    Oscar Trejo
    DOB: 01/19/90
    2013 Waikiki Way
    Tampa, FL

    Charge:

    Attempted First Degree Murder

    Victim:

    17 year old victim

    Details:

    On 7/1/11, at 11:00 a.m., Oscar Trejo accompanied by his attorney turned himself in to detectives. Detectives have arrested Trejo and seized the firearm used in the shooting.

    During the last several days, HCSO detectives have been aggressively tracking Oscar Trejo who was wanted for Attempted Murder charges in connection with the shooting of a 17 year old male in Clair Mel City.

    The 17 year old victim remains at Tampa General Hospital listed in stable condition.

    At approximately 6:40 p.m. on 6/28/11, 5-6 teenagers were standing outside 2010 Waikiki Way when a fight broke out. During the fight the suspect pulled a firearm and fired several rounds striking the victim in the stomach. Detectives identified the alleged shooter as Oscar Trejo.

    The victim then fled the scene to a vacant house located at 1720 Warrington Way where he collapsed in the front yard. Fire Rescue transported him to Tampa General Hospital.
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