Man arrested in shooting at Governor's Square Apartments

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By: WCTV Eyewitness News
August 15, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Tallahassee Police Department says a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting at the Governor's Square Apartments last week.

According to TPD, 40-year-old Amos Moorer Jr. was identified to police by one of the shooting victims, who believed that Moorer traveled to Tallahassee to harm her and her boyfriend out of jealousy.

The victim told police that she saw Moorer outside of her apartment when she left to walk her dog. The victim's boyfriend then went outside to look for him when Moorer shot at both victims at least five times, before fleeing in a blue Acura, according to police.

Both were wounded in the shooting.

According to TPD, Moorer was arrested in Jacksonville on Friday by FDLE and US Marshals.

He's currently charged with two counts of premeditated attempted homicide.


By: WCTV Eyewitness News
August 11, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating a shooting at 2959 Apalachee Parkway at the Governor's Square Apartments.

Thursday evening, officers responded to reports of gunshots at the apartment complex.

TPD says two victims were located near building B, suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Both victims were taken to a local hospital.

The TPD Violent Crimes Unit and the Forensic Unit are processing evidence and interviewing witnesses.

TPD is asking anyone with information about this incident to call (850) 891-4200 or CrimeStoppers at (850) 574-TIPS.

This is developing story. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.




 
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