Shooting victim taken to Land O' Lakes 7-11, later dies

LAND O' LAKES, Fla. - A 26-year-old man with a bullet wound to the stomach was taken to a Land O' Lakes 7-11 early Friday morning in a black Chevy Tahoe.  He was later pronounced dead at at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa.

The victim has not been identified.  There was no immediate word on how he wound up at the 7-11 at State Road 54 and U.S. 41 around 4:15 a.m.

Investigators later went to a home where they believe the shooting occurred. They say there was drug activity at the residence, but were not certain if the shooting was related to drugs.

No other information was immediately available.

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