Deadly shooting closes roads in St. Pete

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – Detectives say a Wednesday shooting in St. Petersburg was not random.

Two streets had to be closed in the neighborhood while police investigated the incident, which happened in the 3800 block of First Avenue S. One person was killed, while two others were injured.

One of the victims suffered critical injuries and underwent surgery. The other victim’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The investigation is ongoing. Detectives are working to obtain a search warrant for the home.

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