Police search for assailant in shooting at Reservoir bar in Ybor City

A man was shot in the hip while standing in the bar on 7th Avenue, police said.
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Published Oct. 28, 2020|Updated Oct. 29, 2020

TAMPA — Police are searching for a man who shot and injured a man at an Ybor City bar early Wednesday.

A man was standing in the Reservoir bar, 1518 7th Ave., about 1:45 a.m. when another man shot at him twice, striking him in the hip, according to Tampa police. The man was taken to Tampa General Hospital and listed in stable condition, police said.

Police said the suspect was a Black man, possibly in his 20s, 5-foot-10 and with a slim build. He had short black braids and was possibly wearing a red and black hoodie with stripes and black skinny jeans.

Police asked anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 800-873-8477, report anonymously at or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips mobile application.