Police: Man dead, 2 injured in St. Pete shooting

Pinellas County

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – St. Pete police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead and two others injured overnight.

The shooting happened in the 1300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Street South early Monday morning.

Police said the shooting killed Resnick Hampton Jr. who is in his 20s. Two others suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

One of the victims, 48-year-old Christopher Hawkins was arrested on a warrant, after he was treated for a graze wound.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the shooting to call their non-emergency line at 727-893-7780 or text “SPPD” to   TIP- 411.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.


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