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One person wounded in Tampa shooting


Published:   |   Updated: February 6, 2014 at 07:46 PM

Tampa police are investigating a Thursday afternoon shooting that occurred outside a business.

Police said the shooting outside the Tampa Tire Co., 5217 E. Broadway Ave., involved two men who earlier had gotten into an altercation.

One man shot the other, then waited at the scene for police officers to arrive, police said. The 911 call about the shooting came in about 5 p.m.

The victim was taken to Tampa General Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Detectives are investigating the shooting to determine if they will file charges, police said.

The name of the victim and the shooter haven’t yet been released.

Stay with TBO.com for updates.

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