Bullet goes through Lithia woman’s roof on New Year’s Eve, deputies investigating

Hillsborough County

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LITHIA, Fla. (WFLA) – Deputies are investigating after a Lithia woman reported finding a bullet in her living room on New Year’s Eve.

According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened Tuesday night at a home on Thompson Road between Bryant Road and Harter Smith Drive.

A victim told deputies she was in the home around 10 p.m. when she heard a possible firework hit the roof. She said she later found a bullet in the living room and saw damage to the roof.

A spokesperson for the sheriff’s office says neighbors were interviewed but no one reported seeing anything. The investigation is still active.


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