Release updated on 07-21-21 at 07:50 a.m.
The SPPD Emergency Communications Center received a call around 11:53pm on July 20, 2021 reporting a crashed white Mercedes in the 1500 block of 26th St S.
Police responded and found Anthony Link (DOB 08/20/1983) deceased inside his car. Detectives believe he was shot.
Investigators are asking anyone with information to call our non-emergency line at 727-893-7780.
Anonymous texts can also be sent by starting your message with the letters SPPD followed by your tip, then text it to TIP411.
Release posted on 07-21-21 at 01:11 a.m.
SPPD is investigating a suspicious death near the intersection of 15th Ave S and 26th St.
A man was found deceased inside a vehicle on a nearby alley. At this time this is all the information we have, but updates will be released as they become available.
PIO Sandra Bentil is on the way to the scene, and can be reached at 727-420-6448.
St. Petersburg Police Media Relations - (727) 893-7550
YOLANDA FERNANDEZ - Public Information Officer