(ran SS edition of Metro & State)
A 25-year-old woman who was found naked and shot in a field in Ybor City was improving Thursday, hospital officials said. Alicia Castellano, of 1409 E 31st St., was upgraded from critical to serious condition at Tampa General Hospital.
Castellano, who has convictions for prostitution, was discovered in a vacant lot at N 12th Street and E 14th Avenue early Tuesday when a man heard her moaning. Tampa police are investigating the shooting. No arrests had been made Thursday.