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Man, 41, shot; police looking for suspect

CLEARWATER — Police suspect a Sunday night shooting that left a 41-year-old man in critical condition was drug-related.

Authorities say the incident happened about 11 p.m. at a dead end in the 600 block of Grant Street. That's where two friends told police they drove Raul Torres to meet with an unknown suspect.

The suspect shot Torres, according to Clearwater police

His friends drove him to Morton Plant Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said. He was stabilized and taken to Bayfront Medical Center.

Clearwater police said they were still investigating Monday. A description of the suspect was not available.

Man, 41, shot; police looking for suspect 10/01/12 [Last modified: Monday, October 1, 2012 11:38pm]
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