Man hospitalized after Clearwater shooting

Pinellas County deputies responded to a shooting that left a man seriously injured Sunday morning.

It happened at home on 64th Street North in unincorporated Clearwater. Detectives arrived there around 7:30 a.m. in response to reports of an armed person.

When they got to the home, detectives found 38-year-old Taoufik Borji suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was rushed to Bayfront Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

The investigation remains active. Deputies do not believe the shooting was random.

Anyone with information that may assist detectives in this investigation is asked to contact Detective Upton of the Robbery/Homicide Unit at (727) 582-6200, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or