Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 12-445

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 19, 2012
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    House Fire

    Early morning house fire claims one life.
    • Sunday
    • November 18, 2012
    • Time: 6:44 AM
    • 208 SE Fourth Avenue


    Filiberto Morquecho
    DOB: 9/10/1931
    208 – 4th Avenue South East


    Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office along with County Fire responded to a residential fire at 208 - 4th avenue South East in Ruskin this morning at approximately 6:44 a.m. When the fire was extinguished, the body of an adult male was discovered inside the residence. Three adult males (room mates) all reside at the address. Two of the three were able to get out of the residence when the fire started. The third occupant, Filiberto Morquecho, was unable to exit the residence. Morquecho has been positively identified and next of kin has been notified.

    The Fire Marshall's Office will determine the cause of the fire.
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