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Clearwater shooting appears to be drug-related, deputies say

CLEARWATER — Deputies Monday continued to investigate a Sunday night shooting in which one person was injured, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said.

The shooting was reported near Ridge Avenue in unincorporated north Clearwater. One man was shot in the torso and taken to a local hospital Sunday, where he underwent surgery, deputies said.

The shooting appears to be drug-related, deputies said.

The victim has not been identified, since the shooter remains at large.

No further information was immediately available.

Clearwater shooting appears to be drug-related, deputies say 07/22/13 [Last modified: Monday, July 22, 2013 11:48am]

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