Release posided on 04-24-21 at 9:59 a.m.
Shortly after midnight, officers responded to a call of a person shot outside near That Damn New York Liquor Store, 1443 16th Avenue South.
A crowd had gathered to socialize in the parking lot and a man was shot. The victim was transported to the hospital and he remains in critical condition this morning.
We ask anyone with information please call St. Petersburg Police at 727-893-7780 or text SPPD +your tip to TIP411.
St. Petersburg Police Media Relations - (727) 893-7550
YOLANDA FERNANDEZ - Public Information Officer