Shooting investigation Florida Av and Gladys

08/14/18
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District 3 is investigating a shooting which occurred in the area of Florida Av/Gladys. The victim is a "metals scrapper" and was in the area to meet with someone to buy scrap. He was approached by 3 B/Ms and shot multiple times, at least once in the upper body. He was able to flag down an ambulance and was transported to a local hospital. His interview had not been completed at this time due to receiving medical treatment. The actual motive is not known at this time, but drug-related is suspected. His injuries are non-life threatening.