1 Dead, Another Critical After Gunshots

Officers responded to the area of Ybor Street and 24th Avenue East after hearing a series of gunshots in the area and discovered a black male with a gunshot wound.

The victim, 19-year-old Quinton Girven, was transported to Tampa General Hospital where he later died from his injuries. Within minutes of the initial shooting, a second victim, 24-year-old Fady Suleiman, was dropped off at another Tampa hospital with a gunshot wound.

As the investigation continued, it was determined that the shootings were related. Police urge witnesses to call Crimestoppers if you have any information.

The investigation is ongoing.

News Talk Florida Staff