TAMPA — Police are investigating an early morning shooting that left a man dead in Ybor City.
At about 3 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to a shooting in the area of the 1500 block of E Fifth Avenue, Tampa police said. There they found a Hispanic male with life-threatening injuries.
The man, whose identity police have not released, was transported to Tampa General Hospital, where he later died, police said.
Police believe the shooting may have stemmed from a fight or altercation in a public parking lot after the man left an Ybor City bar. Detectives are trying to identify witnesses in order to reconstruct the chain of events, police said.