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Mother of two dead and two others injured in St. Petersburg shooting

The St. Petersburg Police Department has launched an investigation into a shooting in the Wildwood Park area, after three victims were dropped off at local hospitals. The shooting occurrred in the area of 13th Ave. S and 26th St. S

The incident occurred shortly before 10:50 p.m. on Sunday, April 4, 2021.

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One woman has died, and another victim is currently in critical condition. A third victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The deceased victim in the shooting has been identified as 35 year-old Emily Renee Grot. She was a resident of St. Petersburg and a mother of two children.

The other victims, have only been identified as a 17-year-old girl and an adult male. The male had serious, but non-life-threatening injuries, and the teen suffered a minor injury.

Detectives are in need of any information regarding the shootings. 

Please call SPPD at 727-893-7780 if you were there, or if you have any information about the shots that were fired in the Wildwood Park area last night.

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