Largo Police Investigating Park Shooting

Largo Police received a call of a shooting that occurred at approximately 7:39 PM, at 375 Seminole Blvd.

This is the Bayhead Recreation Complex and the shooting occurred in the area of the skate park. Shortly before the shooting occurred a subject rode up to the area on a bicycle and started a verbal disturbance with a subject that was already at that location. After the two parties exchanged words, the subject who rode up on the bicycle produced a gun and started to fire it. He struck a juvenile male subject in the arm, resulting in non-life threatening injuries. No other injuries have been reported.

The suspect then rode away on his bicycle. The suspect is described as a short black male, approximately 5’5″. He was wearing a blue and orange hat, no shirt, and either beige or blue shorts. The subject has been described as thin and muscular. He was riding a female style beach cruiser bicycle.

There is no additional information available at present. Detectives are actively working this case, and any additional information will be released
through a subsequent press release.