ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (FOX 13) - St. Petersburg police are investigating a shooting that left a teenager dead on Friday night.
The shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m. on the 4800 block of 20th Avenue South.
According to investigators, the victim ran to a nearby home after being shot. He was taken to a nearby hospital, but later died.
The victim has been identified as 19-year-old Me'Arri Melton.
Anyone with information about the shooting should contact the St. Petersburg Police Department.