Thursday, January 18, 2018
Public safety

Authorities seeking assistance in shooting incident in Spring Hill

SPRING HILL — Hernando sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help as they investigate a shooting incident in Spring Hill last week.

During the evening hours of Aug. 26, the Sheriff's Office received a call about shots fired near the intersection of Arcadia Avenue and Parma Lane, a media release says. Deputies found nine brass shell casings and damage from "fired projectiles" in two nearby occupied homes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Brent Stentz at (352) 754-6830. To remain anonymous, call Hernando County Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-866-990-8477 or submit a tip at hernandosheriff.org/tips. Tipsters may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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