Homicide Investigation

NEWS RELEASE #: 16-102

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has classified the death of David Morse, DOB 08/02/67, as a homicide caused by a gunshot wound.

Deputies responded to 2445 47th Street in Sarasota on Monday at approximately 10:00 a.m., where they located Mr. Morse in the front yard. At this time, this investigation is ongoing and detectives are asking anyone with information to contact the Criminal Investigations Section at 941.861.4900 or submit an anonymous tip through Crime Stoppers of Sarasota County by calling 941.366.TIPS (8477), online at www.sarasotacrimestoppers.com.