Bradley Perez, who was shot during robbery attempt in Tarpon Springs, was released from hospital Monday

12:04 PM, Oct 8, 2012   |    comments
Bradley Perez shows off his wound from the shooting to 10 News photographer Gene Yagle.
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +



Tarpon Springs, Florida -- The teen who was shot during a robbery attempt Saturday night has been released from the hospital.

Tarpon Springs Police say 19-year-old Bradley Perez was shot by the armed robber while he struggled to disarm the man. Perez suffered a single gunshot wound to the abdomen and was treated at Bayfront Medical Center before his release Monday.

Police are still searching for the suspect who is described as a Hispanic man in his early 30's, approximately 5'3" to 5'5", 130-150 lbs., and was last seen wearing a gray or blue hoodie.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Tarpon Springs Police Department at 727-938-2840.

Watch 10 News at 6 to see reporter Melanie Michael's interview with Perez.

Most Watched Videos