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Detectives searching for suspects after 41-year-old man shot and killed in Plant City home

Shooting occurred Sunday at house on Joe King Road
homicide at Plant City home Joe King Rd
Posted at 4:15 AM, Jul 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-01 06:50:00-04

PLANT CITY, Fla. — Detectives are investigating a deadly shooting occurring Sunday night at a home in the 5300 block of Joe King Road.

Dispatchers received a 911 call around midnight from a family member who found the victim.

When deputies arrived at the house, they found a 41-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds. Paramedics declared the victim dead at the scene.

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Authorities are looking for one to three unknown suspects who left the home on foot, but may have got into a vehicle parked nearby. Officials are asking you not to approach any of the suspects as they are should be considered armed and dangerous.

Detectives do not have a motive for the shooting at this time.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200 or to be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at (800) 873-8477.