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David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 13-461

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 22, 2013
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Residential Gunfire Leaves Two Men Shot

    Three teenagers arrested.
    • Thursday
    • November 21, 2013
    • Time: 7:00 AM
    • 610 E. Morgan Street
    • Brandon

    Arrested: 

    Tiye D. Jones
    DOB: 01/19/1996
    633 Sand Ridge Dr
    Brandon, Florida

    Charges:

    • Aggravated Battery with a Firearm (2 cts)
    • Trespassing on School Grounds (Yates Elementary School)
    • Disruption of School Function (Yates Elementary School)

    Arrested:

    Eros A Medrano-Romero
    DOB: 01/02/1998
    4717 W Fox Creek Drive apt 106
    Mulberry Florida

    Charges:

    • Aggravated Battery with a Firearm (2 cts)
    • Possession of Marijuana

    Arrested:

    Omari D. Carter
    DOB: 08/18/1996
    2538 Crossmore St
    Valrico, Florida

    Charges:

    • Possession of a Controlled Substance w/out Prescription

    Victims:

    Travis Cabrera
    DOB: 04/04/1985
    612 E. Morgan St
    Brandon, Florida

    Antonio L. Hicks
    DOB: 07/27/1982
    107 Valrico Rd
    Valrico, Florida

    Details:

    Just after 7 a.m., on November 21, 2013, HCSO received a 9-1-1 call indicating shot were heard coming from 612 E. Morgan Street in Brandon. When deputies arrived, 2 adult males were found inside the residence with gunshot wounds. Both men were transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Deputies converged on the area and quickly apprehended three suspects.

    After further investigation, detectives believe that this violent confrontation between the suspects and the victims may have been drug related.

    The investigation continues.
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