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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 15-450

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • August 31, 2015
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060


    The victim was shot after she answered a knock at the door.
    • Saturday
    • August 29, 2015
    • Time: 12:26 AM
    • 12924 Fennway Ridge Drive
    • Riverview


    Angela Morales
    DOB: 6-21-78
    12924 Fennway Ridge Drive
    Riverview, FL


    • Black male, wearing something across his face, possibly has tattoos.


    • Possible 4-door Sedan dark color type vehicle


    On August 29, 2015 at approximately 12:26 am the victim was home with her twin 9-year-olds (boy & girl) and her husband when a knock was heard at the front door. After several knocks, the victim went to the door and opened it, at which time there were multiple shots fired, striking the victim multiple times.  The suspect fled in what has been described as a possible 4-door dark color Sedan type vehicle.  There could possibly have been more than one shooter as detectives have recovered two different type weapon casings.

    The victim was transported to Tampa General Hospital where she is listed in critical condition.

    The victim also has two other sons a 17 and 21-year-old that live at the residence, but they were not home at the time of the shooting.

    Anyone with any information reference the shooting is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200 or if you would like to be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000 and remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay.

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