Russian Roulette Death, Marijuana Seizure and More on Patch
Busy week? Allow us to catch you up on some of the highlights.
1. Teen Shot in Russian Roulette Dies A 17-year-old boy hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the head has died, after apparently playing Russian Roulette with three friends in Largo.
2. Police Seize Marijuana and Guns A special Largo Police Department operation confiscated 121 marijuana plants and seven guns Tuesday morning, according to a news release.
3. Property Taxes May Increase The city manager's preliminary budget proposal shows a possible 2.75 percent increase in property tax rates.
4. Pinellas Judicial Candidates Make Their Case for Voters Judicial candidates stumped for a seat on the bench during a candidate forum Monday night at the North Greenwood Recreation and Aquatic Complex.
5. Store Owners Warned Not to Sell Synthetic Marijuana The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office began the process Monday of notifying 300 to 400 store owners about the latest synthetic substances that they cannot sell.