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Tampa police need help solving Mulberry Street murder

A man with a gunshot wound was found in a front yard on Nov. 16, but no arrest has been made.
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Published Dec. 2

TAMPA — Detectives need the public’s help to solve a Nov. 16 homicide that took place in the 9400 block of N Mulberry Street.

Officers were called to the scene at about 11:18 a.m. There, in the front yard, they found a man with a gunshot wound.

He was rushed to a local hospital for emergency medical treatment but died soon afterward, according to Tampa Police.

Detectives do not believe the shooting was random. It took place during a family argument, police said, which resulted in the man being shot. The man’s name has not been released by police.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Tampa police at (813) 231-6130. Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward is asked to call Crimestoppers at 1–800–873–8477, send an anonymous tip online using www.crimestopperstb.com or send a tip with a smartphone using the P3 Tips Mobile application.

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