TAMPA POLICE IDENTIFY HOMICIDE VICTIM; STILL SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT

04/05/18
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Incident Date/Time: 4/4/2018 at 11:30 AM 
Location: 2630 E. Lake Avenue 
Business Name: Unique Auto Detailing 
Incident Type: Homicide 
Victim Info: Dave M. George DOB 11/8/1970; 1801 Marvy Avenue, Tampa 

Details: Tampa Police have identified the victim shot at N. 28th Street an E. Lake Avenue as Dave M George. Witnesses informed the arriving officers that the suspect rode a bicycle up to Unique Auto Detailing and shot the victim, Dave George, in the parking lot. The suspect immediately fled the scene. As some officers provided medical care, others quickly circulated the area to look for the suspect. They recovered the bicycle; however, have not yet apprehended the suspect. Tampa Fire Rescue transported George to TGH, where he succumbed to his injuries. 

This does not appear to be a random incident. Detectives are actively working to develop leads to identify the suspect and determine the motive for the crime. Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers of Tampa Bay.