Francis James Bahr - Arrested
Address: 7570 46th Avenue North – Lot 175
Charges: 2 Counts Attempted First Degree Murder
Rosa Pereira DOB: 3/24/70
David Sharp DOB: 9/30/66
Address: 7403 46th Avenue North – Lot 208 – St. Petersburg
What: Detectives say the shootings occurred just after 5:30 a.m., Saturday, December 1, 2012.
Where: The victims were in the carport of their mobile home when they were shot.
When: The shootings occurred just after 5:30 a.m., Saturday, December 1, 2012.
Why/How: Through investigation, detectives learned that Bahr was interested in starting a relationship with Pereira, and she was reportedly not interested, and instead was living with Sharp, a new boyfriend.
The shootings were not drug related.
A second suspect is being sought, who detectives believe was with Bahr at the time of the shooting. Detectives have identified the second suspect and are seeking him.
The victims are in critical condition at area hospitals. They both have gunshot wounds to the upper body.