Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 12-450

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 21, 2012
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    Apparent Suicide

    District III deputies discover body.
    • Tuesday
    • November 20, 2012
    • Time: 9:15 PM
    • Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office District III
    • 7202 Gunn Highway
    • Tampa, Florida


    Claude Orozco
    DOB: 7/22/1956
    7320 Exter Way
    Tampa, Florida


    On November 20, 2012, at approximately 9:15 p.m., Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies doing a routine security check around the building at District III discovered a deceased male. District III is located at 7202 Gunn Highway in Tampa.

    The male has been identified as Claude Orozco. Mr. Orozco’s body was discovered near the rear entrance of the building with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gun shot. Detectives recovered the weapon near the body.

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