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Tampa police find car connected to Family Dollar murder

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TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

Tampa police recovered a stolen car wanted in connection with a murder at the Family Dollar store.

The 1995 white Mitsubishi Mirage was found Sunday night in the 2500 block of 38th Avenue, according to Tampa police.

On Sunday, police say, someone went into the Family Dollar store on North 40th Street and demanded money from an employee.

7/14/2013 Related Story: Tampa Police investigate robbery homicide at Family Dollar store

A manager, 49-year-old Horsley Shorter, Jr. was inside the office. When he saw the robbery police say he ran over to help.

The suspect then shot Shorter, according to police.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Tampa police.  

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