Police Searching for Suspects Who Shot Man Outside of Club

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Date/Time:  01/16/2011 at 3:30 a.m.

Location:     Club Underground, 802 East Whiting Street, Tampa

This morning (1-16-11)at around 3:30 am Tampa Police Officers heard shots fired in the area of Club Underground located at 802 Whitting St E. Police Officers responded to the area and witnessed a vehicle leave the area at a high speed (Silver 4dr Dodge Charger with dark tinted windows). Blood splatter was located at the scene and units pursued the fleeing vehicle . A victim showed up at a nearby hospital with two non-life threatening gun shot wounds. The pursuit continued onto southbound I275 and went into Pinellas County (Clearwater). The vehicle stopped in the area of 1200 blk Rogers St and the suspects fled the vehicle to the area of Betty Lane. Pinellas County agencies (Pinellas S.O., Largo PD, & Clearwater PD) arrived and assisted in the search for the suspects but were not located at this time. At this time we have no suspect information to release and the motive is unknown. The case is currently being investigated and is still active. Once more details become known an update will be released.

Lt. Mike Baumaister