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Valrico man dead after Friday morning shooting in Tampa

TAMPA — Police are investigating a shooting that left a Valrico man dead on the sidewalk on N Brooks Street Friday morning, Tampa Police said.

Officers found James N. King, 38, lying on the sidewalk with upper body trauma when they responded to a shooting at 8704 N Brooks St. in Sulphur Springs at 10:33 a.m., police said. King was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the shooting was not random and that King was targeted. Homicide detectives were following up on strong leads Friday afternoon, police said.

Anyone with informationcan call Crime Stoppers at 800-873-8477.

Valrico man dead after Friday morning shooting in Tampa 06/27/14 [Last modified: Friday, June 27, 2014 5:40pm]

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