Man critically hurt during shooting
A man is in critical condition after an East Tampa shooting early Sunday morning, officials said.
Police responded about 12:13 a.m. to a shooting at 2210 E Lake Ave. in Belmont Heights Estates. The victim was standing with a group of friends outside, according to authorities, when shots were heard nearby.
A bullet struck the victim, resulting in an upper body injury. He was transported to a local hospital, where authorities said he was in stable but critical condition.
No description of the shooter or further information was available, police said.