Verbal Dispute Ends in Shooting

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Location: 4603 E. Whiteway Dr., Tampa, Fl
Park 46 Apartments

Date/Time: 10/9/11, 5:29 p.m.

Victim: B/M, Downing, Brian DOB: 4/19/91, ADD: 9403 Channing Circle, Tampa, Fl

Suspect: B/M, Moore, Jamar Antonio DOB: 7/26/87, ADD: 10708 Connechusetts Rd., Tampa, Fl

Details: During a verbal dispute between the victim and the suspect in a breeze way area at the listed apartment, the suspect produced a handgun and shot the victim in the back, for unknown reasons.

The suspect fled the scene and the victim was transported to Tampa General Hospital by Tampa Fire Rescue, where he is currently listed in critical condition.

Upon gathering additional suspect information, the suspect was arrested at 5030 Springwood Drive, Tampa, Fl, after convincing the suspect to surrender to police. Tampa Police and Hillsborough County Sheriffs Deputies were able to arrest the subject at 1:45 a.m., 10-10-11, without incident.

Tampa Police Detectives are continuing their investigation.

Lieutenant Craig A. Sawicki
Tampa Police Department