Estranged Wife Shoots Husband then Flees

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414 W. Amelia @ 1827 hrs

Victim- Reginald Brown B/M 6/15/1977

On 7/19 at approximately 6:27 pm the victim Brown and his estranged wife became involved in a verbal dispute that escalated to the point where the suspect (estranged wife) armed herself with a handgun and shot at him. The bullet struck the victim in the right upper arm; he was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital for treatment. His injury is considered to be non-life threatening.

The suspect fled the scene after the incident and is still at large.

Detectives are actively investigating and pursuing leads to the incident.

Updates will be made as information becomes available or can be followed up on during normal business hours.

Lt. S. Hartnett
Tampa Police Department