Suspect flees after dragging person

Posted at 5:19 PM, Dec 26, 2015

Fight leads to person being dragged through parking lot in Pasco County.  According to deputies the incident occurred at the 7-11 at SR 54 and Gunn Highway at about 4 p.m.

Deputies say that a man was interacting with another person at the gas station that was parked in a car. They got into some kind of argument and the person in the in the car hit the person with the car and dragged him through the parking lot.

The person sustained scrapes and bruises and was conscious when he was transported to the hospital.

The suspect that hit the person fled the scene. 

Gunn Highway from SR 54 to Ashley Lakes was shut down until 6:30 p.m. while deputies investigated.

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