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Tallahassee Police Department arrests 18 year old in shooting incident on Pecan Road

Incident occurred Wednesday night
Posted at 8:39 PM, Sep 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-22 21:07:31-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — UPDATE 9/22/2022: The Tallahassee Police Department announced Thursday night it had made an arrest in relation to a shooting incident Wednesday night on the 2700 block of Pecan Road.

The police department said 18-year-old Dylan Riley was arrested and is facing five counts of attempted second degree homicide with a firearm.

TPD said following an investigation, it was determined a vehicle with five female occupants was attempting to leave an apartment complex and attempted to go around male subjects blocking the roadway.

The driver of the vehicle attempted to go around the individuals. The vehicle went a short distance before Riley allegedly pulled out a gun and shot multiple rounds at the vehicle.

The police department notes an adult female passenger was struck by gunfire and sustained serious injuries from the shooting.

The victims and Riley were not known to each other. Evidence collected led to Riley's arrest.

The Tallahassee Police Department confirmed Wednesday night that a shooting occurred.

The shooting occurred at the 2700 block of Pecan Road just before 7:30 p.m.

According to the Tallahassee Police Department, a vehicle with multiple occupants was struck by gunfire several times as it traveled down the road.

TPD said one adult female passenger sustained serious injuries as a result of the shooting and no additional injuries were reported.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

Tallahassee Police Department detectives request anyone with information that witnessed the incident to contact the Tallahassee Police Department at 850-891-4200 or can provide anonymous information by calling Crime Stoppers at 850-574-8411.


The Tallahassee Police Department confirmed Wednesday night that a shooting occurred.

The scene is by Mission Road in west Tallahassee. Law enforcement did not provide any information on injuries.