Tallahassee, FL - The Tallahassee Police Department responded to two shooting incidents today. The first occurred at 2525 Texas Street at approximately 10:18AM. Two victims were shot by a suspect described as a black male, about 20 years old, with a dark complexion, with dreadlocks or twist style hair. He was reportedly wearing a white tank top and blue jeans. The victims were transported to the Tallahassee Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The second incident occurred at 208 Putnam Drive at approximately 1:18PM. One victim was shot by a suspect described as a black male, about 20 years old, with a dark complexion and twist style hair. He was reportedly wearing a white tank top and blue jeans. A second suspect was present, described only as a black male wearing a black shirt. The suspects were last seen driving an older model black four door Honda. The victim was transported to the Tallahassee Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Investigators are reviewing the similarities of these incidents in an effort to determine if they are related. There are indicators that one or both of these incidents might be drug related.
Both incidents occurred in crowded areas with numerous potential witnesses. The Tallahassee Police Department is seeking information from the community to assist in this investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Tallahassee Police Department at 850-891-4200 or Big Bend Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS. Remember Crime Stoppers does not want your name, just your information. You may be eligible for a cash reward.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.