Suspect Arrested for Shooting Victim During A Domestic Dispute

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Suspect: Dorsey Lavella Saunders, B/M, 02/16/1965, 801 East Curtis Avenue, Tampa

Charges: Attempted 2nd Degree Murder (will be booked into Orient Road Shortly)

Victim: Cassandra F. McCauly, B/F, 4/15/61, 801 East Curtis Avenue, Tampa

Details: The suspect and the victim were involved in a domestic dispute at their home around 10 a.m. on 4/2/11. During the dispute, the suspect shot the victim who is his long time girlfriend. She was transported to Tampa General Hospital with life threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing.

Andrea Davis