Detectives Say Shooting Was A Self Defense Case

The Pasco Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the shooting that took place at the West Coast Spine and Injury Center as a self-defense case.

Officials believe Jaime Velez and Dr. Lenny Linardos were involved in some type of domestic dispute and Velez arrived to the office yesterday morning armed with a gun. A confrontation ensued between the two men and Linardos, who was also armed, fired his weapon injuring Velez.

Velez remains in critical condition and thus investigation is ongoing.

News Talk Florida Staff