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Police search for person who shot at car, causing teen to crash, die

Person shot at car from middle of street, police say

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SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – The Seminole County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the homicide of a 15-year-old boy Friday in East Altamonte.

Officials said Tamar Harris was riding in a vehicle that was traveling northbound on Central Street at 3:30 p.m., when an armed suspect standing in the roadway fired shots in his direction. The shooting caused Harris' car to crash into a light pole.

Police found Harris in the street next to the vehicle. He was taken to a local hospital and died of his injuries.

SCSO is still investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeLine at 1-800-423-TIPS.