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Suspicious Death Investigation Underway in Thonotosassa

For Immediate Release : Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Release Number: 23-186



The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a suspicious death investigation in Thonotosassa.

On Thursday, October 26, 2023, just after 2:30 p.m., deputies responded to the 15000 block of Dead River Road to the report of a deceased person. At this time, the cause of death is unknown.

“While the circumstances surrounding this death are undetermined at this time, our detectives will work diligently to put together the missing pieces to uncover what unfolded here,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. “I am asking if anyone knows anything, please, contact us immediately.”

This investigation is active. Any additional information will be released from the Public Affairs Office. Anyone with information about this case should call 812-247-8200.