Osceola County – Osceola County Sheriff's detectives need the public's help identifying two armed robbery suspects. The investigation began this morning at approximately 3:44 a.m. when deputies responded to Circle K located at 808 Buenaventura Boulevard in Kissimmee.
Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the employee who indicated he was in the back office when an unknown male approached him at gunpoint. He took him to the cash register and demanded money. While this was occurring a second suspect entered the store and began taking store merchandise.
Both suspects left with merchandise and an undisclosed amount of money.
The first suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male with a medium build, approximately 5'5” - 6'0” tall. He was wearing a gray and black hooded sweatshirt, black ski mask, dark pants and white and black basketball style shoes.
The second suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male with a medium build, approximately 5'8”-6'0” tall. He was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with white stripes running down the arm sleeve.
He was also wearing a black ski mask, white knit beanie style hat with dark colored stripes, dark gray or black jeans and basketball style shoes that had red/orange accents.
Osceola County (January 4, 2016) – Osceola County Sheriff's detectives need the public's help identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery. The investigation began on January 1, 2016 at approximately 3:00 p.m. when deputies responded to a neighborhood in Poinciana. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victims who indicated they were walking in the area of the Darby Drive.
They had their 6-month old daughter with them in a stroller. An unknown black male approached them and asked for marijuana. The victims told him they did not have any and continued walking. A few minutes later, the victims heard a noise and saw the suspect holding a gun. He pointed the gun toward the baby and demanded their cell phones. The suspect fled the area with the victims' cell phones.
He was last seen running towards Marigold Avenue.
The victims describe the suspect as a black male in his 20's, approximately 6'0” tall with short dreadlocks. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark colored sweatpants and Jordan slippers with socks.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Osceola County Sheriff's Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline at (800) 423-TIPS (8477). Calls made to Crimeline remain anonymous, and tips that lead to the felony arrest of suspects and/or the recovery of stolen property and drugs are eligible for cash rewards of up to $5,000 dollars.
St. Cloud, FL – This past weekend, the St. Cloud Police Department executed “Operation Senior Santa”.
In efforts to bring a little holiday cheer, police officers delivered gift baskets to local seniors within the community who are part of the St. Cloud Police Department’s “Senior Watch Program”.
“It’s very heartwarming to be able to give back to our greatest generation and to helped build bridges with the department and the community with SCPD’s Senior Watch Program”, said Chief of Police, Pete Gauntlett.
“Police Officers nationwide have had some negative press as of late and this is a way for us to show the public we are human, too,” “We want to share the holidays with our community and we want St. Cloud to be a better place. Our community policing initiatives is just one way SCPD helps give back to those who given so much”.
The Senior Watch Program was established in December of 2013. The program in partnership with the Osceola Council on Aging and Meals on Wheels; it’s designed to assisting the elderly of our community.
Osceola County (December 11, 2015) - Osceola County Sheriff's deputies arrested Alicia Warner, a defense attorney and charged her with 1 count of Child Neglect Without Great Bodily Harm.
The investigation began on December 10 at approximately 9:10 a.m. when deputies were contacted by a witness at the Osceola County Courthouse. The witness indicated she located an unattended 2-year old child wandering in the hallway on the 5th floor. The child who was crying and asking for his mom, was knocking on the door to the attorney break room, just outside courtroom 5F.
Deputies conducted a search of all the courtrooms and offices on the 5th floor in an effort to locate the child's mother.
At approximately 9:40 a.m., a deputy located the child's mother, Alicia Warner who was in the family intake area on the third floor.