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Tampa police identify homicide victim

Tampa police have identified a man who died shortly after he was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital on Thursday morning.

Jocento Diaz Martinez, 44, 6309 Morning Sun Place, was taken to the hospital about 11 a.m. with injuries.

Police said they have identified a man who was believed to have dropped Martinez off and said he has given more than one version of what happened. They have not released his identity.

Thursday, police were investigating at 4116 Marguerite St. N., which they believe was the crime scene.

Police said this did not appear to be a random act.

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