Tallahassee police identify man killed in weekend shooting

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By: Amy Robinson | WCTV Eyewitness News
August 7, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Tallahassee Police Department has identified the victim of a Saturday morning shooting that ended near Call Street and Stadium Drive.

Police have identified the victim as Travis Wilson, 26.

Police say an investigation revealed that the incident did not start near the Whataburger on Lake Bradford Road as first believed.

TPD investigators say they have determined that shots were first fired in the parking lot of the Waffle House restaurant at 1939 West Tennessee Street, just prior to the homicide.

Several minutes later, Wilson and three others were shot while traveling in the 1700 block of West Tennessee Street. The victims’ vehicle came to rest at the intersection of Call Street and Stadium Drive.

Wilson later died from his injuries. Three others were taken to the hospital.

Investigators believe there were other drivers traveling in the 1700 block of West Tennessee Street at the time who may have witnessed the shooting, as well as witnesses at the Waffle House when the shots were fired in the parking lot.

TPD has set up a hotline for information related to the shooting, at (850) 891-4462. Witnesses may also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS. Citizens may also call TPD directly at (850) 891-4200.


By: Kyra Branch | WCTV Eyewitness News
August 5, 2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- An early morning shooting in Tallahassee Saturday left one person dead and three others injured.

According to the Tallahassee Police Department, it happened around 3:30 a.m. near the intersection of Call Street and Stadium Drive.

Officers believe the incident started at the Whataburger on Lake Bradford Road.

They say several vehicles were involved in the incident. All of the victims were either taken by ambulance or they took themselves to local hospitals.

If you have any information, call the Tallahassee Police Department at (850) 891-4200.



 

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