A serial killer appears to be loose in Tampa, Florida, after a fourth body was found in the Seminole Heights neighborhood. Officers arrived at the scene and discovered Ronald Felton, 60, dead in the street, shot in the back of the head. The suspect is described as a black male, 6′ to 6’2″ tall and has a thin build and a light complexion. He was armed with a large black pistol and was last seen wearing all black clothing.
Police are treating the case as being connected to three other murders in the area. They believe that the murderer is still in the community. A perimeter has been established and FBI agents have been going door to door checking through homes. Police are asking all residents to stay in their homes at this time.
All 3 victims, Benjamin Mitchell, 22, Monica Hoffa, 32, and Anthony Naiboa, 20, were found within one mile of each other.
- On Oct. 19, victim Anthony Naiboa was walking north on 15th Street in the area of Wilder Avenue when he was shot and killed.
- On Oct. 13, victim Monica Hoffa was found in a vacant lot in the 1000 block of New Orleans Avenue. She was shot and killed.
- On Oct. 9, victim Benjamin Mitchell was waiting for a bus on North 15th Street and Frierson Avenue. Mitchell was shot and later died of the injuries he sustained. Witnesses described seeing a black man in his early 20’s, wearing a dark hooded jacket, running from the area where this shooting took place.
Anyone who may have any information, should call Tampa police at (813) 231-6130. (source) 2:55 p.m. ET November 14 2017
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