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Police looking for 'armed and dangerous' suspect accused of helping to lure, kill man

A 22-year-old man was found dead with a gun shot wound to the back.
Credit: Largo Police Department

LARGO, Fla. — Largo police have arrested two men and continue to search for a third accused of being involved in luring a man before shooting him. 

Police say the shooting happened in a parking lot at the Autumn Chase Apartments, where a 22-year-old man was found dead with a gun shot wound to his back.

Witnesses say they saw three men leave the scene. 

Investigators say the man was lured to buy marijuana before he was robbed. 

Largo police identified two of the three men as Gavin Griffin, 18, and a 17-year-old. 

Police say both confessed to the crime. 

Largo police have an active warrant and continue to search for Ryan Elliott, 20, who also goes by 'Hundo Rich.' He is considered armed and dangerous, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Largo Police Department at (727) 587-6730. 

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