David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 13-485
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- December 10, 2013
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Home Invasion Robbery
The victim was shot.
- December 6, 2013
- Time: 11:55 PM
- 6408 Wilshire Drive
6408 Wilshire Drive
#1 – black male, mid 20’s, 5’11” – 6’, between 225 and 240 lbs., stocky build, short fade. Wearing a black t-shirt and black shorts.
#2 – black male, mid 20’s, 5’7” – 5’8”, approximately 180 lbs., slim build, possible goatee and has dreadlocks in a ponytail. Wearing a black shirt and black pants.
On December 6, 2013 at approximately 11:55 p.m. the victim exited his residence and as he was walking toward his vehicle parked in the driveway, two unknown black male suspects approached him. The victim attempted to run and open a privacy fence to the backyard, but was apprehended by the suspects. The suspects pistol-whipped the victim causing facial injuries. The suspects forced the victim inside of his residence where a struggle ensued between the victim’s room mate (not releasing his name as he is also a witness). During the struggle the suspect’s gun discharged striking the victim in the leg. The suspects fled the residence and it was undetermined as what was taken.
The victim was transported to St. Joseph’s hospital with non life threatening injuries.
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 this 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).