SARASOTA, Fla. – The Sarasota Police Department has arrested Antonio L. Morris, 15, of Punta Gorda, in connection to the shooting that happened near St. Armands Circle last week.
The shooting happened shortly before 1 a.m. on Monday, July 24, 2023, near the intersection of Jackson Drive and South Washington Drive, Sarasota. Two adult victims were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Morris is facing a felony charge of Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon.
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The investigation continues as detectives work to determine if others were involved in this shooting. This was an isolated incident, and the public is not believed to be in any danger.
This case remains active and ongoing. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Sarasota Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at 941-263-6070 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS or online at www.sarasotacrimestoppers.com.
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