The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has arrested Troy Hugan, DOB 11/19/80, 2923 Pershing Avenue, Sarasota, in connection with an altercation that took place on North Washington Boulevard early this morning and also led to a deadly shooting.
Hugan is currently charged with one count of Domestic Battery for a physical altercation with a woman and four counts of Aggravated Assault for threatening her and three of her friends with a gun when they came to her rescue.
The man who was killed has been identified as Edwin Frett, DOB 4/6/61, 1823 Sanford Circle in Sarasota. He arrived at the scene after his daughter called and told him about the fight with Hugan and the shooting erupted a short time later. Detectives continue speaking with witnesses and victims to determine the exact chain of events.
Two of the shooting victims were treated and released. A third victim is currently hospitalized in stable condition.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Criminal Investigations at 941-861-4900 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477), or online at www.sarasotacrimestoppers.com or via text message by texting TIP109 plus a message to CRIMES (274637).