David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 12-020
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- January 23, 2012
- Contact Person:
- Larry McKinnon : firstname.lastname@example.org
Victim Shot In The Face
Detectives seeking the public's help to identify gunmen.
- January 21, 2012
- Time: 5:35 PM
- Lofts Apartments
- 4050 Rocky Circle
- Tampa, FL
4050 Rocky Circle
On January 21, 2012, at 5:35 pm, two unidentified suspects entered the victim's apartment, 4050 Rocky Circle to conduct an illegal drug transaction. Once inside the apartment, the suspects pulled a handgun and shot the victim once in the face and then fled the scene.
The victim was transported to Tampa General Hospital where he remains in stable condition and is expected to survive.
I have attached a video that depicts the victim (wearing white long sleeve shirt) entering a doorway and followed in by the two suspects.
Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).