Police: Man shot and killed at Gulfport home

The shootings happened within about two miles of each other.

GULFPORT, Fla. – The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office and Gulfport Police Department are investigating a Tuesday night homicide.

A 31-year-old man was shot multiple times at a home on the 2600 block of Miriam Street South around 10:35 p.m. Tuesday, according to Gulfport police.

Authorities took the victim to the Bayfront Medical Center where he died from his injuries. Law enforcement has not released the man’s name.

The Gulfport Police Department is still looking for a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call (727)582-6177. Crime Stoppers is also offering a $3,000 reward by contacting 1(800)873-8477.

Authorities do not believe the Gulfport shooting is related to an early Wednesday morning homicide in St. Petersburg.

The investigation is ongoing.

Refresh this story for the latest updates.

© 2017 WTSP-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment