HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Hillsborough County detectives are investigating a homicide at the Avesta Apartments located at 2016 - 131 Avenue East in the northeastern part of the county.

Deputies said just before 3 a.m., they responded to a report of gunshots heard in the area of the apartment complex. 

When deputies arrived, they said they discovered a deceased male in the courtyard of the complex.

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