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Death Investigation In Tampa

For Immediate Release : Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Release Number: 24-106


Sunday May 19, 2024 6:58 AM


Death Investigation In Tampa

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is conducting a homicide investigation in Tampa. 

On May 19, 2024, at 2:04 a.m., deputies responded to the 1300 block of Treasure Key Court. When deputies arrived, they located Brayan Rivera Garcia, 24, with one gunshot wound to the chest. Garcia was transferred to a local hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. 

Our detectives believe this to be an isolated event.

"Our detectives are leaving no stone unturned to determine the events that led to this senseless violence," said Sheriff Chad Chronister. "If anyone has any information that led to this deadly shooting, please contact your Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. 

This is an active investigation. Any updates will come from the Public Affairs Office.