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Woman taken to TGH for gunshot wound dies, ER entrance ramp temporarily closed for investigation

Hillsborough County
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Tampa police are investigating the death of a woman who died after someone took her to Tampa General Hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound.

Police closed the ramp to the hospital’s emergency room entrance early Tuesday morning for the death investigation.

Detectives say the woman, who was in her 20s, was taken to the hospital at 3:11 a.m. She died shortly after arriving at the hospital.

Police do not know how the woman was shot. They say the shooting does not appear to be random.

Detectives say they are aware of people who may know about the shooting and are continuing to investigate.

The identity of the woman has not been released.

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