Happening Now: Tampa Police Investigating Overnight Homicide

TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa Police were dispatched to the Tzadik Oaks Apartments on Sunday night for the report of a shooting. Officers arrived to find a 32-year-old black male victim of a gunshot wound. Although first aid was provided, the victim succumbed to his injuries on scene. A female victim was located nearby, suffering non-life-threatening injuries. No witnesses came forward during the initial investigation.


While still early, this does not appear to be a random incident. Detectives are working to develop leads and ask anyone with information that can assist with the investigation to contact Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay at 800.873.TIPS. 

Information provided to Crimestoppers remains anonymous.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay offers cash rewards of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of suspects in an unsolved crime or the arrest of a wanted fugitive. Anyone with information regarding such active criminal investigations, who also want to be eligible for a cash reward, is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at, or send a mobile tip using their P3 Tips mobile application, which is a free download for iOS and Android.

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