BRANDON -- Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting and robbery attempt at a home in Seffner.
According to authorities, the shooting happened after an early-morning confrontation over an ATV at a home at 1602 Taylor Road.
Officials said the homeowner, a 35-year-old man, awoke to his dogs barking at 4 a.m.
When he went outside of the home to investigate, he was confronted by two suspects who ordered him to the ground. The suspects grabbed an ATV that was parked outside the residence and began rolling it to their vehicle parked nearby.
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Deputies said as the suspects were leaving they shot the homeowner.
He was rushed to Tampa General Hospital where he is currently listed in serious conditions but is expected to survive.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200.
Tipsters with information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward also can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).