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Police: Second victim in Clearwater city park shooting has died

CLEARWATER — The second victim in a double shooting that happened Oct. 15 at a city park has died, authorities said Monday.

Colbert Collins, 58, of of 1730 Fulton Ave., died Sunday at Bayfront Medical Center, Clearwater police said. Collins had been shot twice in the back.

Peter Rakowski, 46, of New York, who was shot twice in the head, died Wednesday.

Both men had been taken to Bayfront after the shooting, which happened around 4:45 a.m. at Cherry Harris Park, formerly called Marshall Park, on Beckett Street.

Clearwater police have arrested one suspect — 24-year-old Carlos Benito Jones — but are still looking for another, they said Monday.

Police: Second victim in Clearwater city park shooting has died 10/24/11 [Last modified: Monday, October 24, 2011 1:59pm]
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