St. Pete shooting leads to road closures; SWAT team involved

Jack Evans, Tampa Bay Times
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ST. PETERSBURG — A SWAT team is involved and roads are closed for several blocks after a shooting near the Warehouse Arts District, according to the St. Petersburg Police Department.

The shooting took place on the 2900 block of Emerson Avenue S. One person has been shot and has non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Police are asking people to avoid the area. Fifth Avenue S is closed between 28th Street and 31st Street, and 31st Street is closed from Fairfield Avenue S to Second Avenue S.

This is a developing story. Stay with for updates.