The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that took place Monday afternoon
on Interstate 4.
At approximately 3:30 p.m. on August 24, 2020, HCSO deputies and the Florida Highway Patrol responded to a call of shots fired on I-4 eastbound near McIntosh Road
. At this time, a vehicle with a victim inside of it, arrived at South Florida Baptist Hospital in Plant City. A shooting victim was unresponsive upon arrival and later succumbed to their injuries.
Originally, the Florida Highway Patrol was investigating the shooting incident. However, HCSO will now investigate the homicide.
Major Frank Losat will update the media at 8:15
. Media is asked to stage at near the exit ramp to McIntosh Road.
PIO Merissa Lynn is also on scene.