One injured in drive-by shooting in Palmetto - FOX 13 News

One injured in drive-by shooting in Palmetto

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PALMETTO (FOX 13) -

An early morning shooting in Palmetto leaves one person in critical condition.

Police say 26-year-old Javare Thomas, of Sarasota, was riding in a car on Haben Boulevard just before 3 a.m. Saturday.

The other people inside the car told investigators that a black pick-up truck pulled up beside them and started firing into their vehicle.

The truck passed them and was last seen traveling north on U.S. 41.

Thomas was driven to Manatee Memorial Hospital.

The victims inside the vehicle describe the truck as a newer model pick-up with chrome trim and chrome custom-style rims.

If you have any information, contact the Palmetto Police Department at 941-721-2000 or Manatee County Crime Stoppers at 1-866-634-8477.

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