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Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016
Crime & Courts

Man wounded in Tampa mall shooting

A 22-year-old man was wounded this afternoon in a shooting at a shopping plaza at Hillsborough Avenue and 22nd Street, Tampa police said.

Police received a 911 call at about 4:45 p.m. When officers arrived, they found the gunshot victim. He was taken to a local hospital, where he is in stable condition, police said.

Police later identified him as George William Ramadawah, of Tampa.

The shooting occurred after an argument escalated, police said.

Andrea Davis, a police spokeswoman, said detectives are interviewing several witnesses and others who have information on the shooting. The shooting did not appear to be a random act, she said.

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