Crime

Victim in Pinellas carjacking dies

GULFPORT -- A Gulfport man has died after police said he was beaten and his pick-up truck stolen.

According to reports, Clinton Hattaway, 51, was found Sunday evening lying in the street in the 2200 block of 47th Street S in St. Petersburg. He was badly beaten and his 1999 Chevy pick-up truck stolen.

Hattaway was rushed from the neighborhood to Bayfront Medical Center with upper body trauma. He died Monday morning.

Police did not say if any kind of weapon was used against him during the carjacking.

Police later found Hattaway's truck in the 4600 block of 22nd Avenue S. Police are not saying if they found any kind of fingerprint or DNA evidence in the truck that may point them toward a suspect.

No suspects have been identified in this case.

Police are continuing their investigation.

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