TAMPA — A man was found shot and wounded by police near Robles Park on Tuesday night, according to police.
The shooting was reported at about 7:09 p.m. near N Avon Avenue and E Stratford Avenue, according to Tampa police. The area is located in Tampa Heights between N Florida Avenue and Interstate 275.
When officers arrived, they said they found a wounded man and started rendering medical aid.
Then Tampa Fire Rescue paramedics arrived and took the wounded man to a local hospital for emergency medical treatment. Authorities did not say how severely injured the man was or release his name.
No other details were released by police. The investigation is continuing.