Teen and Pregnant Woman Injured During Shooting
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Tampa Police Detectives Arrest Suspect in Jackson Court Shooting
Suspect: Quinton Thompson, B/M, 07/07/1989, 6916 Karin Ct., Tampa
Charges: Attempted first degree murder, aggravated battery
Details: Detectives received tips that the suspect was involved in the shooting at the Jackson Court apartment complex on Sunday, March 13th. After hearing detectives were looking for him, he and his mother voluntarily came into the District 3 headquarters yesterday for questioning. Detectives interviewed him and determined that he was involved. He was charged and booked into the Orient Road Jail without incident. The investigation is ongoing.
INCIDENT DATE/TIME: 3/13/2011 @ 9:24 PM
INCIDENT TYPE: Aggravated Battery
LOCATION: 3800 Lowry Ct.
1) B/F Williams, Tawanna D. 6-14-92
8026 Hidden River Dr. Temple Terrace, FL
2) B/M Wade, James 7-11-95
3202 N. 22nd St. Apt D Tampa, FL
DETAILS: The listed victims were standing in the parking lot of Jackson Court apartments. Unknown suspects started shooting into the crowd. Victim #1, B/F Williams was struck in the lower back. She was transported to St. Joesph's ER and is in stable condition. Victim #2, B/M Wade, James was struck in the lower left calf area. He was transported to Tampa General Hospital. He was in stable condition with a minor injury.
Detectives reponded to the scene to investigate this incident. Based on interviews and the preliminary investigation, it does not appear to be a random shooting incident. More details will be available tomorrow morning.