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Friday, Apr 18, 2014
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Man killed in drive-by shooting in East Tampa


A homicide investigation is under way after Tampa police say a man was killed Tuesday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in East Tampa.

Police say Paul Edward Smith Jr., 21, was sitting on the front porch of his house at 3412 Lindell Avenue around 5:30 p.m. when the suspect shot him from his car.

Police say this does not appear to be a random act of violence.

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