Gunman shoots 3 at Palmetto strip club, Pandora's Box

A male victim was shot twice and a female was hit once. They were rushed to the hospital but both are in stable condition. Another woman was also shot, but her wound was superficial. The names of the victims have not been released.


The particulars of the incident are still unclear, but investigators say the shooting occurred after an altercation erupted between the suspect and the three victims. Some speculate that the argument was over a woman.


Pandora's Box is located off of US 41 North. The neighborhood is notoriously rough. Weeks before Vincente Valerio Centeno was found murdered in a van in the 700 block of 23rd St. E., Palmetto.


If you have any information about this crime call the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at (941) 747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS (8477).


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Around 2:40 Monday morning a man opened fire in the parking lot of the Palmetto strip club, Pandora's Box, leaving three people injured. Roshard Williams, 24, was apprehended late Monday night in Sarasota but the Manatee County Sheriff's Office is still searching for a female suspect.

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