Tampa, Florida-- Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrests of two men involved in the murder of 28-year-old Elijah Weiner-Jones.
According to Tampa PD detectives, Weiner-Jones got into a physical altercation with the suspects just before 6 p.m. on March 27, off the 2500 block of W Palmetto Street in Tampa.
During the attack, they say the suspects knocked him to the ground, before one of them shot and killed him.
Police say the men fit the following descriptions:
- Black male
- 27-29 years old
- Approximately 6' tall
- Thin build
- Shoulder length dreads
- Dressed in black
- Black male
- Younger and shorter than Suspect #1
- "Dirty and uncontrolled dreads"
- Last seen wearing a camouflage jacket and blue pants
Report your tip anonymously and become eligible for a cash reward:
Police encourage anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of the suspects to contact Crime Stoppers.
- Call 1-800-873-TIPS(8477)
- Report online
- Text "CSTB plus your tip" to 274637(CRIMES)-(Text STOP to cancel, or HELP for help. Msg&Data Rates May Apply)
- Send a mobile tip using the new "Tipsubmit Mobile"application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids.