Monday, July 23, 2018
Public safety

Woman, 30, killed in Clearwater shooting while child sat in car

CLEARWATER — A 30-year-old Palm Harbor woman was killed in a drive-by shooting on Sunday evening while riding in a car with her 10-year-old daughter, according to Clearwater police.

The shooting was reported at 8:19 p.m. near the 800 block of Belleair Road. Elizabeth Rosado was in the front passenger seat of a Nissan Sentra, police said, while it was headed south on Scranton Avenue when the shooting took place in the 1500 block.

There were three other people in the car, including Rosado’s husband and daughter. No one else was hurt in the shooting.

Investigators are still searching for whoever fired the gunshots and are hoping to locate a white car, possibly a Cadillac.

Belleair Road was closed between S Myrtle Avenue and S Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue as the investigation took place Monday.

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