Suspect sought after shooting in north Sarasota

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Posted: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 11:44 am | Updated: 9:42 pm, Tue Mar 5, 2013.

SARASOTA - The Sarasota Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday morning in the 1500 block of 22nd Street.

The victim, 38-year-old Stephen Phelps, Sr., was shot several times by the suspect, who fled on bicycle and remains at large and unidentified at this time.

The victim stumbled to his home where neighbors called 911.

He was flown via Bayflite from the scene.

SPD is actively investigating this shooting. Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call Det. D. Riley at (941) 954-7062

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