Man who shot at woman shoots himself before deputies arrived at the scene


NEW PORT RICHEY, FL – Pasco Sheriff’s deputies responded to the Hudson Ridge apartments on State Road 52 just before noon on April 29 to serve an attempted homicide warrant on an adult male, believed to be in an apartment at this location. Earlier on April 29, the suspect had fired multiple shots in the direction of a female known to him

The suspect was determined to be inside an apartment alone and refusing to speak with deputies. After several hours of attempting to contact the suspect with no response, deputies made entry to the apartment and determined that he was deceased inside by a self inflicted gunshot wound.No deputies, the victim of the earlier crime or other residents in the apartment complex were injured as a result of this incident. Several residents were evacuated out of an abundance of caution and services were provided to them by Red Cross. The investigation will continue.

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