Tampa man arrested for attempted murder after shooting man numerous times

Hillsborough County
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A Tampa man has been arrested and charged with Attempted Murder following a shooting on Tuesday morning.

Around 8 a.m. on April 16, Peter Ballard Pinto Guedes, 28, called 911 saying that he had shot someone inside a home at the 10000 block of Goldenbrook Way in Tampa. 

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Major Frank Losat said there was an argument at the home and the suspect got a gun that was in the home and shot the 64-year-old man, who had been renting a room there. The victim was shot numerous times and was transported by ambulance to St. Joseph’s Hospital for treatment. The shooting victim is in critical condition.

Guedes and the victim are known to each other.

Maj. Losat said the shooting victim had lived at the home for seven months.

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