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14-year-old Port Richey shooting victim dies

PORT RICHEY — Deputies have identified the victim of a fatal shooting Wednesday as a 14-year-old boy.

Christian Robinson died Saturday night, according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, three days after a shooting on the 6300 block of Ridge Crest Drive.

About 5:55 p.m., someone fired multiple rounds into a vehicle carrying Robinson and another person. Bullets hit the teenager in the head and grazed the other person, according to a post on the Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook page.

Detectives are searching for the suspect, described as a white man with a pierced eyebrow and no facial hair. The man was wearing a blue hat and dark clothing Wednesday, deputies said.

The agency believes the suspected shooter drives an older model black Mazda with no hubcaps, shown in this video:

Contact Langston Taylor at 727-893-8659 or ltaylor@tampabay.com. Follow @langstonitaylor.

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