TITLE: Pinellas Park Police Department Investigate Roadway Shooting
WHEN: March 19, 2022, at approximately 3:10 AM
WHERE: US Highway 19 N / Bryan Dairy Rd
WHAT: At approximately 3:09 AM, Pinellas Park Police responded to the area of US Highway 19 N and Bryan Dairy Rd after several officers heard gunshots from the area. Upon arrival, officers located a vehicle stopped in the roadway with damage consistent with a shooting. Nearby, officers located the occupants from the vehicle. A passenger has sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The investigation is still active, and detectives are working to identify all parties involved in the incident. If anyone has information regarding this incident, is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers (1-800-973-TIPS) or the Pinellas Park Police Department (727-369-7840).
TRAFFIC ALERT- Southbound US Highway 19 Frontage is currently closed between 126th Ave and Bryan Dairy Rd. It is estimated the roadway will re-open at approximately 10:00 AM.