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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 15-407

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • August 11, 2015
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    Manslaughter

    The suspect confronted him and punched the victim in the face, knocking him out.
    • Wednesday
    • August 5, 2015
    • Time: 8:05 PM
    • Stop N Shop
    • 1201 East 142nd Avenue
    • Tampa

    Suspect:


    Darnell Lee Flournoy
    DOB: 10-27-67
    4201 Capri Court
    Tampa, FL

    Charges:

    • Felony Battery
    • Robbery
    • Manslaughter

    Victim:

    Armin Aguilar-Velazco
    DOB: 1-1-67
    1409 Chilkoot East
    Tampa, FL

    Details:

    On August 5, 2015 at approximately 8:05 pm the suspect arrived at the Stop N Shop located at 1201 East 142nd Avenue and saw a bicycle outside of the store that looked like one that was stolen from him a year ago. The suspect went inside the store and asked who the bike belonged to. When the victim went outside and unlocked the bike, the suspect confronted him and punched the victim in the face, knocking him out. The suspect then left the scene with both bicycles.

    The victim was transported to Tampa General Hospital and the suspect was located, arrested on August 5, 2015 and charged with Felony Battery and Robbery.

    On August 10, 2015, the victim died at the hospital and Flournoy's was charged with Manslaughter.

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