Victim identified in Tiger Bay Apartments shooting

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Police released the name of the male victim in Friday morning’s fatal shooting at Tiger Bay Apartments.

According to Gainesville Police Department spokesperson Brandon Hatzel, 25-year-old Wilber Perez was shot and killed around 11:40 a.m. on April 19 in the area of 400 SE 24th Dr. (Tiger Bay Apartments) in Gainesville.

“The incident is an active ongoing investigation,” Hatzel told Mainstreet. “Detectives are currently following on leads.”

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Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call 352-393-7681. Anonymous tips can be given at Alachua County Crime Stoppers at 352-372-7867

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