In a developing story, Hillsborough sheriff’s detectives are investigating a fatal shooting of a woman identified as Ivonne Rivera-Ramis in Clair Mel City that includes two separate locations, one being the local McDonald’s.
Rivera-Ramis, 42, was sitting in a vehicle with a passenger on Rivergate Drive when an unknown suspect shot at the car late Thursday. It happened around 11:15 p.m. said Maj. Robert Ura of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim and the passenger, her boyfriend drove a few blocks south from the Rivergate Communities, an apartment complex near the Selmon Expressway, and stopped in a McDonald’s parking lot, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.
The man with her has survived the shooting and spoke with officers.
Rivera-Ramis died in the parking lot of the McDonald’s on South 78th Street.
Hillsborough County sheriff’s homicide detectives are conducting an investigation at both locations and report that no arrests have been made yet. Officials claim that the shooting does not appear to be random and there is no threat to the public. Preliminary information leads detectives to believe that narcotics were involved.
Anyone with any information reference the suspect(s) is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect(s) and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477).