South Venice Florida –
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a shooting investigation at a Venice bank.
Deputies initially responded for a shooting incident just after 9:00 a.m. at the BB&T bank located at 160 Pointe Loop Drive in Venice. Upon their arrival, one female victim was found deceased at the scene. The details of the shooting are still unknown, however all involved parties are accounted for. Detectives believe this is an isolated incident and there is no danger to the public. They are still working to notify next of kin.
The investigation is extremely active and ongoing. Additional details will be released as they become available. If anyone has information related to the incident, they are asked to contact our Criminal Investigations Section at 941.861.4900.