Suspects Sought in Attempted Double Homicide
The two victims do not have life threatening injuries, police say.
New Port Richey police are searching for two men wanted in connection with a double homicide attempt that occurred last night at the Dunkin’ Donuts at Gulf Drive and U.S. 19.
According to a media release, the shooting took place around 9:08 p.m. Dec. 20. New Port Richey police received an emergency call around that time saying a shooting had just taken place and that there was a victim at the Dunkin’ Donuts. When police arrived, they discovered there were two victims. One of the victims had fled to a nearby street.
Both victims were taken to Bayonet Point Regional Medical Center Hospital for treatment. Police describe their injuries as not life threatening.
Two men are being sought in connection with the shootings. No further details are available at this time.
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