ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a car on Monday night.
St. Petersburg Police say 29-year-old Derrick Williams Jr. was found dead in a car in the 100 block of 38th St. North.
At approximately 9:15 p.m., someone in a nearby home called 911 stating that they thought they heard a crash and saw a driver slumped over in a gray sedan.
#breaking @StPetePD investigating a man found dead in a car near 38th Street North. Initial info is that a driver was hit by the man in that car and when police arrived they discovered he was dead. @abcactionnews pic.twitter.com/xeD8UYRuyC
— Michael Paluska (@MichaelPaluska) October 30, 2018
When officers arrived the car's engine was still running and they discovered Williams was shot and deceased.
Anyone with information about Williams or the incident should call St. Petersburg Police at 727-893-7780 with report # 2018-047284.