The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) reports investigating a shooting Monday night which resulted in the death of one child and a second child hospitalized in critical condition.
According to HCSO, on August 29, 2022, just after 10:30 p.m., a shooting occurred at a residence located at the 13,000 block of Heritage Club Drive. Once on scene, deputies located two young children with injuries. Both children were rushed to Tampa General Hospital. The 5-year-old victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The 8-year-old victim is currently in critical condition.
At this time, all those believed to be involved in this incident are accounted for and the investigation remains ongoing.