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Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014
Crime & Courts

Suspect named in Largo shooting at recreation complex


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Largo police have identified a suspect who shot a teenager in the arm Sunday.

Rion Scholfield is wanted in an attempted homicide case where he shot at a 17-year-old who was at a recreation complex Sunday night, Largo police said.

Scholfield, 23, is described as a black man who is 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighs 160 pounds and wears prescription glasses, police said.

Scholfield arrived riding a bicycle at the Bayhead Recreation Complex, 375 Seminole Blvd. Scholfied got into an argument with the 17-year-old boy, police said.

During the argument, Scholfield displayed a handgun and fired multiple times, striking the teenager in the arm and wrist, police said. The incident happened at the skatepark complex.

Anyone with information on Scholfield should contact Largo police at (727) 587-6730.

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