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Woman Dies After Being Shot In Tampa On Sunday, Police Seeking Tips

Tampa Police were dispatched to the report of a shooting in the 1900 block of W. Main St just after 6:30 PM Sunday evening.

TAMPA, Fla. – A woman has died after a shooting that happened on Sunday, and police are searching for the suspect.

Tampa Police were dispatched to the report of a shooting in the 1900 block of W. Main St just after 6:30 PM Sunday.

Before officers arrived, the victim, a black female in her mid-twenties, was transported by personal vehicle to a nearby hospital suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officers immediately began working to develop leads in the shooting. The victim later died as a result of her injuries.

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Homicide detectives are working to identify and apprehend the suspect in this shooting. He is reported to be a black male in his mid-twenties to early thirties.

“He is described as 5’8″ and 6′ tall, with a light complexion, and his hair in twists. The suspect fled on foot southbound from the shooting,” said Tampa PD.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Tampa Police by calling 813.231.6130, downloading and using the TampaPD app, or sending a tip via TIP411.

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