Tampa Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

Tampa Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

Tampa Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

DATE/TIME:        September 17, 2017 at 3:09 a.m.

LOCATION:         Armenia Avenue/Alva Street

VICTIM #1:          O’Shay Lindsey Vondel Lewis, DOB: 11-02-93 (driver)                     

VICTIM #2:          David Williams Jr., DOB: 08-19-93 (rear seat passenger)


Tampa Police homicide detectives are asking for the public’s help in solving a shooting that left one man dead.  O’Shay Lindsey Vondel Lewis and David Williams Jr. were traveling south on Armenia Avenue near Alva Street in a 2006 Nissan Altima on September 17.   Shortly after 3 a.m. unidentified suspect(s) drove up alongside the victims’ vehicle and fired multiple shots into the driver’s side.  The driver of the Altima, Lewis, was pronounced deceased at the scene.  Williams Jr., the rear seat passenger, was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. 

Detectives are actively investigating to identify the suspect(s) in this case, and to determine what led up to this fatal shooting.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unidentified suspect(s) involved in this homicide case. Anyone with any information who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at    www.crimestopperstb.com, or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application. Crime Stoppers must be contacted first in order to be eligible for a cash reward.

Janelle McGregor

TPD Spokesperson


Published at Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:05:33 +0000