A man was in critical condition Tuesday night after being shot in a Tampa neighborhood, and police officers are actively working the case, the Tampa Police Department said.
Maurice Jerrell, 27, was transported to Tampa General Hospital where he is being treated, police said.
Just after 6:30 p.m., police officers responded to 9414 N. 50th Street, which is in the area of 50th Street and Busch Boulevard, to a call of shots being fired.
When officers arrived, they found Jerrell suffering from “upper body trauma,” police said.
Detectives are interviewing witnesses and working leads to help identify the suspect.
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