ST. PETERSBURG, Fla — One person is dead after an early morning shooting on the city's south side. 

Jermaine Cummings, 38, was found shot around 1:30 a.m. Sunday in the area of 29th Street South and 17th Avenue South, according to a St. Petersburg Police Department news release.

He was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 727-893-7780.

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