TPD investigating death near Pasco Street and Okaloosa Street

By: WCTV Eyewitness News
November 29, 2019
Update: 8:48 p.m.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – Tallahassee Police Department releases more details about the dead body found in a car.

The Violent Crimes and Traffic Homicide Unit interviewed people and examined evidence throughout the day.

Investigators say the black Toyota Corolla the body was found in was involved in a crash near the area of Mill Street and Springhill Road. Then, the car was moved to the scene at Pasco Street and Okaloosa Street after the crash.

The adult male victim was found by responding officers who attempted unsuccessful life-saving measures.

The man's cause of death is pending the results of an autopsy.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call TPD or Crimestoppers.

This is a developing story

By:Brandon Spencer | WCTV Eyewitness News
November 29, 2019
UPDATE 10:08 a.m.

Tallahassee, Fla (WCTV) - An eyewitness has told WCTV that he saw a brown or gold colored suburban tow a vehicle down Okaloosa Street and dropped it off in a park between Pasco and Flipper Street. The witness said he saw the suburban drop the vehicle off and then drive north through the park on Okaloosa Street.

Three black males were surrounding the vehicle dropped off in the park and ran down Pasco Street after they saw police sirens and officers pursued the suspects, according to the witness.

We will continue to update this story as we continue to learn more information.

By: WCTV Eyewitness News
November 29, 2019
UPDATE: 8:58 a.m.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - TPD is confirming to WCTV the vehicle involved in the death investigation crashed at another location and continued to roll to its final resting spot.

Our reporter at the scene confirms the victim is a black male.

Neighbors tell us they didn't hear the crash, but woke up to find officers knocking on their doors with a huge police presence outside.

We will continue to update this story as we continue to learn more information.



ORIGINAL STORY
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating the death a person who was found inside of a vehicle around 4:57 a.m. Friday.

Details are limited at this time, but TPD does tell us the person was discovered near the intersection of Pasco Street and Okaloosa Street.

The Tallahassee Police Department is asking anyone with information in this case to call them at 850-891-4200 or their crime stoppers line at 850-574-TIPS.

We will continue to update this story as we continue to learn more information.