Police Investigate Accident Involving Car Registered to NFL Player

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Incident Date/Time:  12/24/2017 at  8:28 PM  

Location:  2223 West Shore Blvd Tampa, Fl.

Incident Type:  Hit and Run

Business Name:  International Mall

Vehicle:  2016 Chevy Silverado

Details:  Officers responded to single car crash at 2223 West Shore Blvd, International Mall, where they found an abandoned Chevy Silverado. It appears the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree and the driver fled the scene. During the investigation, officers found 6.3 grams of marijuana as well as two .38 caliber hollow point bullets inside of the vehicle. Officers learned that the vehicle was registered to Desean Jackson. Jackson was contacted and later responded to the scene. The vehicle was impounded. At this time, no arrests have been made and it is unclear who was driving the vehicle at the time of the crash. The investigation is ongoing.

Janelle McGregor 

Tampa PD Spokesperson