Crime & Courts
Man killed in drive-by shooting in East Tampa
A homicide investigation is under way after Tampa police say a man was killed Tuesday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in East Tampa. Police say Paul Edward Smith Jr., 21, was sitting on the front porch of his house at 3412 Lindell Avenue around 5:30 p.m. when the suspect shot him from his car. Police say this does not appear to be a random act of violence. Stay with TBO.com for updates.