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HART resumes route in Seminole Heights after suspected killer arrested

Posted at 1:50 PM, Nov 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-29 13:56:31-05

HART will resume regular service on Route 9 in Seminole Heights starting Thursday, November 30th after an arrest was made in the Seminole Heights killings

The temporary detour was put into effect on Friday, October 20 as a safety measure in order to protect passengers and employees. 

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The regular service will resume along 15th Street after the month-long detour which rerouted Route 9 service via 22nd Street between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Hillsborough Avenue from the hours of 6 p.m. to 5 a.m.

HART released the following statement on Wednesday:

HART would like to thank the Tampa Police Department and all participating agencies for their tireless work and dedication during the ongoing investigation.  

During the past few weeks, HART partnered with law enforcement throughout the investigation and communicated safety information to our customers, both online and in print.