Young man shot and killed in St. Pete alleyway, police searching for suspect

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) — UPDATE 4 p.m.: St. Pete police have identified the man who was shot and killed as 23-year-old Artez Davis.

Now, police are searching for the suspect. The car suspected to be a part of the shooting that killed Davis is a dark blue/grey Toyota.

St. Petersburg Police Department

If you have any information on the shooting or identify the suspect or his vehicle, please call the St. Petersburg Police Department at 727-893-7780.

ORIGINAL STORY: A man in his 20s was shot and killed in a St. Petersburg alleyway Saturday afternoon.

Police were called to the alleyway near the corner of 18th Ave. South and 47th St. South around 12:45 p.m.

The shooting is under investigation.

Story will be updated when more information comes available.

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