ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The St. Petersburg Police Department is investigating a homicide outside of Crabb Paradise early Wednesday.
Lamant Libson, 42, of St. Petersburg died from the shooting just outside the door of the rental pool hall at 3074 18th Avenue South around 3:02 a.m. Wednesday, according to St. Petersburg police.
Authorities said Libson died on the way to an area hospital.
Investigators believe some sort of dispute led to the shooting.
St. Petersburg police spokesperson Patrice Hubbard said there was celebratory gunfire and fireworks going off at the time of the shooting.
Police do not believe the St. Petersburg shooting is related to a Tuesday night homicide in Gulfport.
The St. Petersburg Police Department is urging any witnesses to call (727)893-7780.
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