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Person dies in shooting in Plant City, police say

Posted at 10:32 PM, Nov 26, 2019

PLANT CITY, Fla. -- One person is dead after a shooting in Plant City Tuesday night.

Plant City Police responded to a call of a shooting near West Washington Street and Waller Street. Upon arrival, officers found Michael James Hector Jr., 24, with a gunshot wound to his chest.

Hector died from his injuries at the scene, police said.

Police say detectives are actively investigating and ask anyone with information to contact Det. Mark Dunnam at 813-757-9200.