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Young man shot to death on St. Pete street

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Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of Auburn St. South just before 6 a.m. Sunday. Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of Auburn St. South just before 6 a.m. Sunday.
ST. PETERSBURG, FL. (WFLA) - St. Petersburg police detectives are gathering information in the shooting death of a 24-year-old man early Sunday morning.

Joshua R. Smith, who last known address was in Palmetto, has been identified as the victim of a shooting that occurred shortly before 6 a.m. in the 2400 block of Auburn St. South. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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When officers arrived, they found the Smith's body lying in the street.

No other information was available, St. Petersburg police officials said in a news release.

Police officials are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the St. Petersburg Police Department.

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