HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)– The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred Wednesday night on Franklin Road in Plant City.
On September 29, 2021, at 3:50 p.m., HCSO received a 911 call reporting a man who was found unresponsive at a home on the 8200 block of Franklin Road. When deputies arrived on the scene, they located an adult male in his 40s deceased from upper body trauma.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
Neighbors told detectives they believe they heard gunshots coming from the residence between 12:30 p.m and 2:00 p.m.READ MORE: ZooTampa Starts Giving Animals COVID-19 Vaccine
“We are asking anyone who was in the area of Franklin Road and Gallagher Road on Tuesday and saw anything suspicious to call HCSO,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. “Whether it’s a vehicle driving fast or erratically, an unusual sound, or a person who looked out of place, no detail is too small and your information may help us solve this case.”MORE NEWS: City Of Tampa Asks For Community Input On West Tampa Development Plan
The investigation is active and ongoing. All updates will come from the Public Affairs Office.