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UPDATE: Investigators Declare Shooting on Rankin Avenue a Homicide

George C Bess
Posted at 4:47 PM, Oct 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-19 12:50:08-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Investigators have declared that the shooting on Rankin Avenue on Monday was a homicide.

A full-fledged investigation into the shooting, comes after the Tallahassee Police Department released new details about a shooting that left one man dead on Rankin Avenue. 

Police said that they have spoken with several witnesses after a shooting on Rankin Avenue on Monday.

They said witnesses to the shooting on saw a car leave the scene with it's headlights off after they heard gunshots. Witnesses were unable to provide a description of the car.

Officers have continued to investigate the incident after 48-year-old George Bess was found dead following the shooting. 

TPD is asking for anyone who may have heard shots or saw a car driving in the area with its headlights turned off to call their hotline for this case at (850)-891-4724. 

TPD said that they are continuing to investigate the case.