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Detectives Seek Public's Help Identifying Robbery Suspects
Date: November-December 2013
Suspect #1: On Friday, November 29, 2013, at approximately 1:04pm, a male entered the Fifth Third Bank on South Maguire in Ocoee. Witnesses observed the male display a small hand gun under his shirt while he demanded money from one of the bank tellers before fleeing on foot.
Fifth Third Bank, 2900 Maguire Road, Ocoee, FL 34761
Suspect #2: Robbery occured at 2475 W. Sand Lake Rd at 4:50 p.m. The suspect entered the bank, passed a note implying he was armed, demanded money and fled on foot.
The suspect is believed to be a Hispanic male in his 20s-30s about 5’06”-5’08” and 170-180 lbs. He had a black Adidas baseball cap, a Bluetooth, thin wire framed oval glasses, thin goatee, light colored pattern button down shirt, long sleeved black shirt underneath, brown cargo pants with white/black shoes.
Suspect #3: On November 27 at approximately 8:13 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff's deputies responded to Aldi's Supermarket located at 1040 Buenaventura Boulevard in Kissimmee.
Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the store manager who indicated an unknown male was complaining about a food purchase from earlier in the day. They walked over to the frozen food aisle and the suspect handed the manager a note which indicated he had accomplices in the store and demanded money from the safe. The suspect showed the manager a handgun that was concealed in his jacket. The manager complied with the demands and the suspect walked out of the store with an undisclosed amount of money. He may possibly have left the area in a white mini-van.
The suspect is described as a light skinned ,Hispanic male in his mid-30's. He was approximately 5'5” with a wide nose, thin beard line and thin goatee. He was wearing a heavy camouflage jacket, knaki pants, black tennis shoes and a black hat with a red design on the front.
Apopka: Stolen Motorcycles
Date: November 23, 2013
On 11/23/2013, two black males burglarized a business in the City of Apopka. The males were observed in a white dodge pick-up truck bearing DEM company logo decals of the side and back. The truck has the business name DEM on the doors and tailgate and has been reported stole. The suspects entered the store and stole two motorcycles.The stolen motorcycles are a green Apollo 70cc mini-dirt bike with training wheels. The second motorcycle is a black and red OCC custom chopper a called a "Black Widow" with a webbing design.
Orange: Credit Card Fraud
Date: November 2013
Location: Orlando and Orange County
The pictured subject may have information regarding the fraudulent use of credit cards in Orlando and Orange County.
Sumter: Decomposed Woman Found
Date: April 22, 2013
Location: SR 44 & I-75
On April 22, 2013, at approximately 10:15am, the decomposing remains of a white female were discovered in a wooded area, near SR 44 and Interstate-75, by two young adults. An autopsy would reveal the female was the victim of a homicide. It is believed the victim had been killed approximately 2 to 4 weeks prior to her discovery. A further forensic anthropology examination of the female, by Dr. Erin Kimmerle of the University of South Florida, provided the following description of the victim:
Description: White female, 50 to 70 years of age, approximately 5’4” to 5’9”, with a large and “robust” physique. She had no upper or bottom teeth, but could have worn dentures. The decedent wore prescription glasses that were either red or pink in color. The exact prescription is known and available. The victim’s hair was long, slightly curly and was light brown or auburn in color with some grey hairs present. At the time of her death the victim’s hair was tied back in a red hair cloth. The victim’s clothing and tattoo are depicted here.
The victim had a number of prior, healed injuries in the form of previous fractures and soft tissue injuries to five left ribs, the right elbow, the mid-spine, the left thigh and lower left leg, and left fifth toe. In addition, she had osteoarthritis throughout the vertebrae and major joints along with a congenital anomaly to the lower spine in the form of fusion of the lower two lumber vertebrae to the sacrum. Toxicology tests would show the victim was taking “METOPROLOL”, which is a commonly prescribed drug to control blood pressure.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a robbery which occurred at 4033 W. Oak Ridge Road on 09/18/2013 at 6:40 PM. The suspect is pictured at left.
Suspect is a black male in his early 20s, with short hair, and was wearing a camouflage print FSU hat and distinctive red shoes with bright yellow laces.
Orlando: Murder Near Citrus Bowl
Date: August 31, 2013
Location: Tampa Avenue & Carter Street
On 8/31/13, at 4:18AM, officers were flagged down at the intersection of Tampa Avenue and Carter Street regarding a man down. Officers located the victim, Elroy J. Bryant (B/M - 32 years old) (photo below), laying deceased in a nearby field suffering obvious homicidal trauma. Homicide detectives are requesting assistance from the media and the public in helping to solve this murder.
The suspect in the robbery was a black male, early to mid 20's, approximately 5-10 to 6-0 in height, average build, light complexion, no obvious tattoos or gold teeth. He was last seen wearing a red baseball hat, red polo shirt, black shorts, and riding a mountain bike.
Victim: Elroy Bryant
Polk: Bank Robberies
Date: August 28, 2013
Locations: Davenport, Auburndale
At approximately 1:50 pm, on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, a light completed black male, approximately 6 feet tall and weighing approximately 200-210 pounds entered the Mid Florida Credit Union located at 300 Amersweet Way, Davenport, and passed the teller a note demanding cash implying he had a gun.
The suspect was described as having on a dread-locks style wig, sun glasses, a mustache and goatee which appeared to be a disguise and was wearing khaki pants, a white and blue plaid button up shirt, and tan shoes.
After taking the money, the suspect fled the bank on foot, to a waiting vehicle behind the building. The vehicle appears to be a dark colored SUV.
The same suspect is wanted for a Bank Robbery which occurred an hour earlier in Auburndale at the Bank of America located at 300 Havendale Boulevard. In this case, the suspect entered the Bank of America at 12:41 pm, wearing the same disguise as describe above and also presented a note to the teller demanding money.
Orlando: Circle K Armed Robbery
Date: August 27, 2013
Location: 2704 S. Ferncreek Ave
Please see the attached report and video of a robbery tat occurred at the Circle K, 2704 S. Ferncreek Ave on 8/27/13.
The suspect, described as 5'9", bald head, was wearing a black t-shirt and tan cargo shorts, enters the store and places items on the counter. He goes behind the counter and approaches the clerk. The clerk told him he could not be back there, the suspect told the clerk that she better do what he says or he would hurt her. He then grabbed cartons of cigarettes and walked out of the store.
Cocoa Beach: Pier, Sunoco Crimes
Date: August 24, 2013
Location: Cocoa Beach Pier & 5625 N. Atlantic Ave.
On August 24, 2013 the suspect pictured entered the Sunoco Gas station located at 5625 N. Atlantic Ave in Cocoa Beach at approximately 4:00pm. Female subject purchased a pack of cigarettes with a stolen credit card. Credit card and belonging were taken from the Cocoa Beach Pier approximately an hour earlier.
Osceola: Indecent Exposure
Date: August 20, 2013
Location: N. Central Ave, Liberty Drive Area
In the last few days, deputies have taken three reports of a Hispanic male exposing himself to teenage girls and possibly attempting to lure them into his vehicle. The first incident occurred on August 20 at approximately 7:20 a.m. in the area of North Central Avenue and West Jackson Street. A man was inappropriately touching himself and asked a 15-year old girl if she wanted a ride.
The second incident occurred on August 29 at approximately 7:15 a.m. in the area of North Central Avenue and Donegan Avenue. A man was inappropriately touching himself and asked a 16-year old girl if she wanted a ride.
The third incident occurred on August 30 at approximately 8:30 a.m. in the area of Liberty Drive and Carroll Street.
The suspect is described as a light to medium skinned Hispanic male in his late 20's to late 30's. He has short black hair, brown eyes and a medium build. He may possibly have a goatee. The vehicle may be a black or dark green, 4-door sedan, possibly a Honda or a white 4-door sedan.
Orlando: Credit Card Theft, Fraud
Date: August 11, 2013
Location: 3200 Parkway Center Ct.
The vehicle burglary occurred on 8/11/13 at 3200 Parkway Center Ct. On 8/12/13, the attached photos show suspects who used the victims cards at the Target in Altamonte Springs and purchased items totalling $1550.00.
Orlando: Parliament House Battery
Date: August 9, 2013
Location: 301 S. Orange Blossom Trail
On 8/9/13 at approximately 3:00 AM, the victim walked from the area of the Parliament House and then southbound on Orange Blossom Trail. The suspect approached the victim and forcibly took her behind a business near 301 S. Orange Blossom Trail. The suspect then attempted to sexually batter the victim. The victim was able to fight the suspect off long enough to escape. Suspect is unidentified at this time.
AGE: Mid-Late 30’s
Hair: Close Cut
Cocoa: 7-Eleven Robbery
Date: July 21, 2013
Location: 947 Dixon Blvd.
On Sunday July 21, 2013 at approximately 6:00 a.m., Officers responded to 947 Dixon Blvd, (7-11 Store) in reference to an armed robbery. The unidentified suspect entered the store and acted as though he was going to purchase a beverage at the counter. During the transaction, the suspect stated that “this is a robbery and give me everything in the drawer”. The suspect displayed a silver handgun from his waistband and displayed the weapon to the employees. The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a black male, early 20’s, clean shaven, 5’10 to 6’2” tall, weighing between 170 to 185 lbs. At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a black hat with orange lettering, and a blue athletic t-shirt with a black long sleeve shirt underneath. A witness observed a dark in color 4-door sedan possibly a Ford Taurus or Ford Five-Hundred leaving the area. The vehicle had dark tinted windows. Suspect is considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS.
Orlando: Women Robbed, Gunpoint
Date: July 15, 2013
Time: 10:00 and 10:35 pm
Location: 523 E. Amelia Street and 1225 Shady Lane Drive
523 E. Amelia St.
On 7/15/2013, at approximately 10:00pm, the female victim was robbed at gunpoint while exiting her vehicle in the driveway of her residence located at 523 E Amelia St. The suspects removed the victim’s purse and attempted to remove her from her vehicle. The three suspects then fled the area in a small, black, four-door, newer model vehicle (unknown manufacturer). The three suspects were all black males in their late teens to early twenties and ranged in height from 5’5” to 5’10”.
1225 Shady Lane Dr.
On 07/15/2013, at approximately 10:35pm, the female victim was robbed at gunpoint while exiting her vehicle in the driveway of her residence located at 1225 Shady Lane Dr. The suspects took the victim’s car from her and her purse and other possessions. The stolen car was later recovered. The three suspects were all black males in their late teens to early twenties and ranged in height from 5’5” to 5’10”.
It is believed that the two cases are related.
Altamonte Springs: Armed Robbery
Date: July 14, 2013
Location: 130 E. Altamonte Drive. (Christmas Tree Store)
On July 14, 2013 the Altamonte Springs Police Department responded to the Christmas Tree Store, located at 130 E Altamonte Dr, in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival, officers were informed by employees two black males had entered the store at 9:25pm. The suspects approximately 20 minutes later made a purchase and exit the store.
At 9:49pm both suspects re-enter the store, one of which brandishing a black handgun and ordered all employees to the service desk area. Once there, they demand the manager empty the registers of all cash. The manager complied and the suspects fled the store on foot, with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Ocoee: Snatched Chain, Publix
Date: July 5, 2013
At approximately 5:21pm, a young male approached a customer at Publix Supermarkets in Ocoee, Fl. The male snatched the victim’s gold chain off of her neck. After a brief struggle the young male escaped in a waiting vehicle.
Kissimmee: Queen of Palms
Date: July 5, 2013
Location: 1700 West Vine Street
On July 5th the Kissimmee PD are investigated an attempted armed robbery at the Queen of Pawns pawn shop. At approximately 11:30 a.m. officers responded to the Queen of Pawns pawn shop located 1700 West Vine Street in Kissimmee in reference to an attempted armed robbery. The suspect attempted to rob the store when the clerk fired at the suspect. The clerk and another employee in the store sustained minor injuries during the incident. The suspect fled the scene, it is unknown if the suspect was injured.
The suspect in the attempted armed robbery pulled up in front of the Queen of Pawns in a gray ford SUV. The male exited the Ford and entered into the pawn shop wearing a green long sleeved shirt, black pants and a black shirt around his head.
Seminole: Armed Robbery
Date: July 2, 2013
Location: 8345 S. U.S. Hwy. 17-92
The Seminole County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an armed robbery to the Value Pawn, located at 8345 S. U.S. Hwy. 17-92 in Fern Park.
At approximately 11:10 a.m, two men armed with a handgun entered the business and demanded employees lock the front door. The suspects filled a bag with ccash and merchandise, and attempted to flee but were unable to exit through the locked door. They fired several rounds at it without success and subsequently exited through the back door, leaving the bag behind. The store manager and a customer both sustained minor injuries during the incident.
The suspects are described as black males, average build, wearing all black, with black material over their faces. They left the scene in a 2002 gray Ford Escape bearing tag number BALR92, reported stolen out of Orange County.
Orange: Pizza Hut Robbery
Date: June 29, 2013
Location: 8128 S Orange Blossom Trail
Orange County Sheriff’s Office responded at approximately 12:23am hours on June 29, 2013 to the Pizza Hut located at 8128 S Orange Blossom Trail. The pictured suspect committed an armed Commercial Robbery.
Suspect Description: Black male, mid 20’s, approximately 6’ and weighing approximately 160 lbs
Brevard: 7 Days Gas, Robbery
Date: June 24, 2013
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery on June 24, 2013, at approximately 8:10 PM. A black male suspect entered the 7 Days Gas Station, made a purchase and as the register was opened, displayed a silver revolver and demanded money. The suspect then fled the scene on foot.
The suspect is described as a black male, in his 20’s, approximately 5’9"-6' 0", with short black hair. The suspect was wearing a maroon in color shirt with a white logo on the left breast area, tan shorts, tan baseball cap and brown loafers or moccasins. The suspect was last seen running south on Range Road. The suspect is believed to be the same suspect who committed 2 armed robberies over the past two days in the Cocoa area.
Titusville: Merle Norman Burglary
Date: June 14, 2013
During the overnight hours of June 14th, a male entered the store by force and stole jewelry and other items, valued in excess of $10,000. There was physical evidence collected at the scene, as well as surveillance video.
Winter Park: Loren Avenue Murder
Date: June 12, 2013
Location: 1306 Loren Avenue
On June 12, 2013 at approximately 12:10 AM, Patrick Jackson (shown at left) was shot and killed during a home invasion robbery at 1306 Loren Avenue in Winter Park. Masked suspects entered the residence brandishing handguns and demanding the occupants to the ground. Patrick Jackson was shot during the robbery and later died as a result of his injuries.
Suspect #1 was described as a young, dark-skinned black male of medium build and height, wearing dark cargo shorts and a dark short-sleeved shirt.
Suspect #2 was described as a thin, light-skinned black male with dreads, approximately 6’0 in height, wearing dark long pants and a dark short-sleeved shirt.
Orange: Circle K Robbery
Date: June 9, 2013
Location: 2202 W. McCormick Road
At approximately 10:49 p.m. on June 10, 2013, the pictured suspects enter the Circle K located at 2202 W. McCormick Road. The suspects were wearing bandanas over their faces and one suspect had a black t-shirt over his head. Suspect #2 with the red bandana approached the clerk and demanded money from the register. The clerk complied and the suspects fled on foot possibly to a silver Dodge Stratus or BMW 325i.
Suspect #1- Hispanic male, 5’7”, 225-230 lbs, short or close-shaved hair, black short sleeve shirt with white long sleeve underneath, dark jeans, blue bandana covering his face
Suspect #2- White male, 5’5”, 140-150 lbs, thin, black short sleeve shirt, light blue jeans, black shirt covering his head, red bandana covering his face
Eustis: Tony's Pizza Robbery
Date: June 9, 2013
Location: 2760 E. Orange Avenue
On June 9, 2013, at approximately 8:49 pm two-armed gunman robbed Tony’s Pizza located at 2760 E Orange Avenue, Eustis at gunpoint. As the business was closing for the evening, the suspects confronted the manager. The suspects forced the manager back into the restaurant and demanded she open the safe. The suspects made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects fled on foot. The suspects were described as:
Suspect #1 - B/M 6’0-6’3 thin build, wearing black, red, and white gym shorts with a dark shirt, armed with a large semi-automatic pistol
Suspect #2 - B/M 5’9-6’0 medium build, wearing a black hoodie style jacket, dark pants, armed with a smaller semi-automatic pistol.
SOLVED DUE TO CRIMELINE TIPS
Brevard: Handicapped Victim Robbed
Date: June 4, 2013
Location: 927 Dixon Blvd
At approximately 10:20 AM, a wheelchair bound female was ordering food inside the McDonald’s restaurant located at 927 Dixon Boulevard, in Cocoa. While ordering the food, she was approached by a black male suspect who offered to assist. The suspect additionally offered the victim a deal on a gasoline powered wheelchair that he allegedly had at his house. The suspect convinced the victim to follow him in her wheelchair to a nearby abandoned house.
When the victim became suspicious she attempted to leave. The suspect then grabbed her, forcibly removed her fanny pack and fled the scene. The pack contained the victim's wallet and currency. The suspect is described as a black male, in his 20’s, approximately 5’10 tall, weighing between 160-170 lbs., with short black hair. The suspect was wearing a gray t-shirt with black drawstring shorts and black tennis shoes.
Cocoa: Sam's Club Robbery
Date: June 2, 2013
Location: 450 Townsend Road
Cocoa Police Department responded to Sam’s Club Liquor Store on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. in reference to an Armed Robbery. The store is located at 450 Townsend Road, Cocoa at SR 520 and I95. The suspect entered the liquor store, displayed a firearm, and demanded money. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money and alcohol.
The suspect is described as a black male, early 20’s, 5’6”, and 160 to 170 lbs. The suspect also had a thinly grown goatee. The suspect’s hat, according to a witness, was an Orlando Magic cap. The suspect’s royal blue t-shirt was embroidered with “I Fought the BONG and the BONG Won!”
Orlando: Walgreens Robbery
Date: May 12, 2013
Location: 6201 International Drive
The Orlando Police Department is investigating a commercial robbery that occurred on 5/12/13 at about 2:44am, at the Walgreens located at 6201 International Drive.
An unidentified suspect, described as a black male, 25-30 years old, about 5’5”-5’6”, 175-180lbs, wearing a black coat, black pants and a hoodie approached the clerk and placed two pencils on the counter as if he were going to purchase them. The suspect then placed his hand in his pocket telling the clerk he had a gun and demanded the money. The clerk complied and handed him an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then fled the scene in an unknown direction.
Orange: Armed Robbery
Date: May 4, 2013
Location: 830 W. Lancaster Road
At approximately 9:00am on May 4, 2013, the victim was walking westbound on Lancaster Road. When the victim approached 830 W. Lancaster Road, an unknown Hispanic male (see composite above) displayed a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded the victim’s money.
Suspect Description: Hispanic male, light complexion, 5’10”-6’, mid 20’s, thin build, short black hair, brown eyes, black goatee, wearing a black shirt, black pants and white shoes with red stripes
Orange:Publix Wallet Snatching
Date: May 3, 2013
Location: 2300 S. Chickasaw Trail
On 5/3/13 at approximately 12:03 pm, the pictured suspect exited the Publix located at 2300 S Chickasaw Trail following the victim into the parking lot. The suspect asked the victim for a dollar and when the victim pulled his wallet out, the suspect grabbed the wallet.
Suspect Description: White male, 18-20 yoa, 5’8”, 160 lbs, brown hair, green eyes, wearing a white polo shirt with yellow/red stripes and dark pants
Orange: Shell Station Agg Battery
Date: May 2, 2013
Location: 6949 Silver Star Road
On May 02, 2013, a fight ensued at the Shell gas station, located at 6949 Silver Star Road. The fight involved the individual shown and a victim. Suspects fled the scene in a dark colored vehicle.
Melbourne: Vehicle Burglaries
Date: April 21-22, 2013
Location: Edgewood Drive & S. Fairway Drive
During the overnight hours from April 21st to April 22nd, the Melbourne Police Department investigated 10 vehicle burglaries in the Edgewood Drive and South Fairway Drive area. The investigation revealed the suspects checked for open car doors and then entered these unlocked vehicles. One of the investigations provided still images of the suspect entering into a vehicle and taking small items.
Orange: Double Homicide
Date: April 26, 2013
Location: 2736 Aein Road
Female Victim: Ann Marie Smith
Male Victim: James Smith
On April 26, 2013 the victims were found deceased in their home located at 2736 Aein Road, Orlando, Florida. Witnesses reported hearing gunshots in the area around 6:00 A.M. on the same date.
Kissimmee: Bravo Burglary
Date: April 20, 2013
Location: 4109 West Vine Street
On April 20, 2013 at approximately 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the Bravo Supermarket located at 4109 West Vine Street in reference to a burglary. Officers discovered the glass door on the east side of the business had been smashed. The suspect was able to take an undisclosed amount of cash from the cash boxes.
Sanford: Young Veteran, Murdered
Date: April 18, 2013
Location: Placid Woods Court
At approximately 11:08 PM, Officers responded to the area of Placid Woods Court in reference to a shooting and located an adult male victim with gunshot wounds. The victim, later identified as Keran Stanislaus (pictured at left), was transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition and was later pronounced dead.
Stanislaus received a Purple Heart after being wounded in Afghanistan. He was shot to death following an argument at a relative's house, according to a family member.
Orange: Auto Parts Robbery
Date: April 18, 2013
Location: 7800 E. Colonial Drive
At 8:50pm on April 18, 2013, an Armed Robbery occurred at the Advance Auto Parts located at 7800 E. Colonial Drive. Two black males entered the store armed with a handgun and a sawed off shotgun. Both suspects were wearing gloves and were masked with black bandanas. The suspects began to corral the employees and ordered them at gunpoint to the ground. Surveillance video shows the suspects approaching the store on foot and leaving on foot.
Suspect #1- Black male, 20-25 yoa, approximately 5’8”, 150 lbs, wearing black hoodie
Suspect #2- Black male, 20-25 yoa, approximately 6’, 150 lbs, wearing black hoodie
Orange: Walmart Robbery
Date: April 16, 2013
Location: 11250 East Colonial Drive
On 04/16/13 at approximately 6:00pm, the pictured white male committed a Retail Petit Theft turned Strong Arm Robbery at Walmart, located at 11250 East Colonial Drive. The male was last seen leaving the area in unknown make white van with a possible Florida tag of 700NRQ, which is registered to a boat.
Brevard: Armed Burglary
Date: April 11, 2013
Location: Crystal Lake Subdivision, Interlachen Rd
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office West Precinct General Crimes Unit is attempting to identify a suspect involved in an Armed Burglary that occurred in the Crystal Lake Subdivision off of Interlachen Road in Melbourne.
On Thursday, April 11, 2013, the suspect in the composite sketch (pictured at left), gained entry into the residence by throwing a brick through the rear sliding glass door. While in the home, the suspect was interrupted by the returning homeowner. When confronted by the resident, the suspect pointed a firearm at her, and subsequently ran from the area on foot. The suspect was last seen by witnesses running northbound on Interlachen Road. The female resident sustained no injuries during the incident.
The suspect was described as a black male with short black hair, wearing all black clothing, carrying an orange backpack. On the same date, a subject matching that description was seen on foot in two other subdivisions in the area.
Since March 20, 2013, there have been approximately 8 daytime burglaries in the Suntree / Viera area between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., where entry is primarily gained by breaking the rear sliding glass door.
Casselberry: Sex Battery, Minor
Date: April 6, 2013
Location: Stone Castle Apartments
On 04/06/13, at approximately 7:30 am, the Casselberry Police Department responded to a report of a residential burglary and sexual battery to a minor. The incident occurred in the Stone Castle Apartments.
The suspect is described as:
Light Skinned Hispanic Male
19-20 Years Of Age
5’08” to 5’09”
165 to 200 lbs. (Stocky Build)
Ring Piercing Under Lower Lip
Black T-Shirt; Blue Jean Shorts; Baseball Style Hat
Short Hair Or Shaved Head
Armed With A Handgun
Kissimmee: ATM Robbery
Date: March 29, 2013
Location: 1470 East Osceola Parkway
On March 29, 2013, at approximately 2:15 a.m., the 54-year-old victim entered the RaceTrac located at 1470 East Osceola Parkway and inquired about the location of the nearest ATM. Shortly thereafter, the male suspect entered the store and asked the victim for money. The victim told the male that she did not have any money and exited the store. The victim proceeded to the nearest ATM. After the victim withdrew cash from the ATM, the suspect exited the store and grabbed the victim’s wallet knocking her down in the process. The suspect fled in a silver vehicle east on Osceola Parkway then south on the Turnpike.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing brown lace up boots, black cargo shorts, gray zip up hooded sweatshirt and multicolored hat.
On March 27, 2013, at approximately 10:57 pm, an armed robbery occurred at the Kangaroo gas station located at 2754 E. Orange Avenue, Eustis, FL.
Two black males entered the store; the first perpetrator was described wearing a dark grey or black hoodie sweatshirt, basketball shorts that were red in the back and black in the front, with a white stripe down the pant leg of the shorts, and red Nike sneakers. The first perpetrator was armed with a revolver and carrying a small red backpack with black straps.
The second perpetrator was wearing black jeans, a black hoodie sweatshirt, and black sneakers with white accent (possibly a Nike check) near the front of the sneaker and armed with a black semi-automatic pistol.
After committing the robbery, the two perpetrators fled the store on foot with an unknown amount of cash and Newport cigarettes.
Eatonville: Unsolved Homicide
Date: March 23, 2013
Location: Calhoun Ave & Lemon Street area
At approximately 4am, Christopher Scott Matthews was shot and left in an open field at the corner of Calhoun Ave and Lemon Street in Eatonville.
Altamonte Springs: Bank Robbery
Date: March 19, 2013
Location: Wells Fargo 351 N SR 434
On March 19, 2013 an unknown white male entered the Wells Fargo Bank at 351 N SR 434, Altamonte Springs, Florida with a hand written note demanding the teller turn over all the money she had. While a gun was not seen by the bank employee, one was implied. The teller complied with the suspect’s demands. He then fled from the bank on foot.
The suspect was described as a white male between the ages of 20 and 30 years old. He was wearing a gray t-shirt and dark colored shorts. He had light brown hair and was wearing a ball cap. Surveillance video was captured and still shots are included below.
Cocoa: Party Goer Murdered
Date: March 17, 2013
Location: 800 block N. Fiske Blvd.
On March 17, 2013 at approximately 8:30 PM, the victim, Vernon Augustus Bell (date of birth 09/08/1982) was attending a party in the area of the 800 block of N. Fiske Blvd in Cocoa, Florida. Police received calls of shots fired. Upon arrival, police located the victim who appeared to have been shot and was pronounced dead on scene. Several subjects were reportedly observed running from the scene. A short time later, police received a report that the victim’s residence was being burglarized.
Orlando: Garage Burglaries
Date: March 10, 2013
Victim had her garage burglarized, had a black Sears/Craftsman tool set valued at $200.00 stolen. Victim also had her garage burglarized on 3/10/13, victim stated that she had a red Schwinn bike with fat tires (looks like a mountain bike) stolen as well. On 3/27/13, security saw a male trying to break into garages with a bike matching the above description and took pictures of him.
Orange: Chase Bank Robbery
Date: February 27, 2013
Location: 12825 S. Orange Blossom Trail
On 02/27/2013 at approximately 1735 hours, the above pictured suspect was involved in an incident at the Chase Bank at 12825 S. Orange Blossom Trail. He is described as a white male, 25-35 years old, 5’6”-5’9”, 150-170 pounds, slim build, wearing sunglasses, a black baseball cap with a red Jordan logo, and a long sleeve black t-shirt.
Clermont: ATM Skimmer
Date: February 23, 2013
Location: 4303 S. Hwy 27
On 2/23/13 two Hispanic males placed a skimmer on the ATM at SunTrust Bank (4303 S. Hwy 27) Clermont. The suspects placed the skimmer on the ATM in the banks drive through. The suspects were driving a white older model Dodge Caravan and wore masks to conceal their identity. Law enforcement needs the public’s help in identifying the suspects or the vehicle.
Brevard: Bucks Tobaccoria Burglary
Date: February 5, 2013
Location: 2425 N. State Road 3
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a burglary to Bucks Tobaccoria, located at 2425 N. SR 3, Merritt Island.
During the early morning hours on February 18, 2013, a white male suspect wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, gloves and sunglasses forced entry into the business. The suspect is described as 5’11” to 6’1” with a slim build and short dark hair.
Orange: Credit Union Robbery
Date: February 4, 2013
Location: 1900 McCoy Rd
At approx. 10:35am on February 4, 2013 the suspect entered the McCoy Federal Credit Union at 1900 McCoy Rd Belle Isle, FL. 32809. The suspect approached the counter and revealed a handgun from a towel he was carrying and handed the teller a note. The teller gave the suspect some money and he left the bank last headed west from the bank.
Orange: Murder, Unique Ring
Date: January 28, 2013
Location: 4706 Lake Sharp Drive
On January 28, 2013 at approximately 8:06pm, Ijahka T Williams was found deceased inside of 4706 Lake Sharp Drive, Orlando, Florida, the victim of a homicide. Investigation revealed the above depicted watch and a diamond encrusted ring were missing from the victim’s person.
Osceola: Aggravated Battery
Date: January 21, 2013
Location: Buttonwood Drive
The investigation began on January 21 at approximately 11:30 p.m. when deputies responded to the area of Buttonwood Drive in Kissimmee in reference to an aggravated battery with a motor vehicle.
The two victims told deputies they were involved in a verbal dispute with an unknown male at 7-Eleven located at 1101 Buena Ventura Boulevard in Kissimmee. The victims attempted to avoid any potential problems by leaving the 7-Eleven in their vehicle. As they turned onto Buttonwood Drive from Buena Ventura Blvd., they noticed a vehicle following them very closely. The vehicle then drove around them and cut them off. They exited their vehicle, at which time the suspect vehicle intentionally ran them down and fled the scene. Both victims identified the driver of the suspect vehicle to be the same individual from the 7 Eleven. Video surveillance was obtained from the 7 Eleven which displayed the victims and the suspect exchanging words as one of the victims exited the store.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5'10" tall with short black hair, goatee, wearing a black jacket, light colored shirt, blue jeans, and brown boots, possibly Timberlands. The suspect vehicle was identified as a 1997-1999 Nissan Maxima, possibly charcoal colored.
REWARD UP TO $5,000
Orlando: Northbridge Apt Murder
Date: January 17, 2013
Location: 5504 Estabrook Woods Drive
On January, 17, 2013 at approximately 6:21 PM, Martin Martinez, 28 years old was shot and killed during a home invasion robbery in Northbridge Apartments located at 5504 Estabrook Woods Drive in Orlando. A second victim was also shot but survived her injuries.
The two suspects fled the scene in a 2000 to 2007 white Ford Taurus heading east on Millenia Boulevard. Only one suspect made entry into the apartment and committed this crime while the other waited in the getaway vehicle.
Suspect #1 was a thin black male in his late twenties or early thirties, dark skinned approximately 5’10” in height, wearing a dark bubble jacket, navy blue skull cap, and Timberland boots.
Pictured is a composite of Suspect #1 and the suspect vehicle as it was fleeing the scene.
Osceola: Armed Burglary, Battery
Date: January 14, 2013
Location: Lucaya Drive
Osceola County Sheriff's detectives need the public's help in identifying an armed burglary/sexual battery suspect. On January 14 at approximately 8:56 a.m., deputies responded to a residence on Lucaya Drive in Poinciana. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim who indicated at 7:00 a.m. an unknown black male came to her door and continuously rang the doorbell. The victim looked out the window and recognized the suspect as someone who had previously come to her residence to request to use the telephone. The victim did not answer the door but was frightened so, she hid in her residence. The suspect entered her home through an unlocked back door and forced her to perform a sex act. The suspect then left the residence.
The victim describes the suspect as a dark-skinned, black male, approximately 5'7” to 5'11 tall and 23 to 25 years of age. He has a stocky build with short hair and a short beard. He was wearing long pants and a t-shirt with no collar.
Eustis: CVS Credit Card Fraud
Date: November 28, 2012
Location: 17021 US Hwy 441
On November 28, 2012, an unidentified black male and black female entered the CVS Pharmacy, 1995 N. SR 19 and the CVS Pharmacy 17021, US HWY 441 where they utilized a stolen credit card to purchase $6,600.00 in gift cards and other miscellaneous purchases. The victims, who reside in the same city in Alabama, do not know how this couple obtained their information.
The black male was wearing a black tracksuit with white stripes down the sleeve of the top and the pants, and a black and white/gray ball cap. The female was wearing multi-colored shorts, a white top and gray sweater and carrying a purse. The female had slightly longer than shoulder length black hair.
Orlando: Mall Armed Robbery
Date: November 24, 2012
Location: 8001 North Orange Blossom Trail
On November 24, 2012 at approximately 6:40pm, two shoppers were in the JCPenny parking lot at the Florida Mall (8001 S Orange Blossom Trail). They were approached by a male armed with a knife who demanded their personal property. The armed suspect forced the victims to give him their belongings and fled on foot toward S Orange Blossom Trail.
Suspect Description: 50-55 years of age, 5'11", 180 lbs, weathered complexion with spots under his eyes and possibly transient.
Rockledge: Pinson Blvd Murder
Date: November 16, 2012
Location: 987 Pinson Blvd
On November 16, 2012 at approximately 10:00am the Rockledge Police Department responded to a call of gunshots in the area of 987 Pinson Boulevard. Officers arrived on scene and found Antonio Knight, black male, 04/19/89 deceased from multiple gunshot wounds.
Palm Bay: Circle K Armed Robbery
Date: November 16, 2012
Location: 1900 Emerson Drive SE
On 11/16/2012, shortly after 01:00 am, a black male suspect wearing all black with a white mask (appears to be a surgical mask) entered the Circle K located at 1900 Emerson Dr SE Palm Bay, brandishing a silver handgun at the female store clerk. The suspect put the gun to clerk's head and took money and cigarettes. The clerk tried to escape to her vehicle but was pulled out by suspect who tried to drag the clerk behind the store but then fled.
Orange: Dunkin Donut Robbery
Date: November 11, 2012
Location: 6215 S. Orange Blossom Trail
On November 11, 2012 two black males entered the Dunkin Donuts located at 6215 South Orange Blossom Trail and committed a Robbery with a Firearm. The black males were described as follows:
Suspect 1: Black male, 5’06”, 130-135 lbs, wearing black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a black stocking covering his face
Suspect 2: Black male, 5’08”, 140-150 lbs, wearing a black and red sweatshirt with a red bandana covering his face, armed with a handgun
Brevard: Chevron Robbery
Date: November 10, 2012
Location: 1600 N. Wicklham Road
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the strong-arm robbery of the Chevron Gas Station/Convenience Store located at 1600 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne. Around 9:10 pm on November 10th, a white male suspect wearing a grey shirt, blue jeans, and a black baseball cap with the word “Chicago” on the front and decorative stitching on the bill entered into the store and demanded money from the clerk. There were no weapons implied or seen. The suspect then physically confronted the clerk and escaped with cash, lottery tickets, and the victim’s wallet. The suspect is described as standing between 5’9” to 6’00” tall and weighing approximately 170 pounds. He has a slim build and a full beard. He was last seen on foot moving southbound on Wickham Road from the store parking lot.
Orange: CVS Pharmacy Robbery
Date: November 9, 2012
Location: 9306 Narcoossee Road
On 11/9/2012 at approximately9:00pm, the pictured suspect entered the CVS Pharmacy located at 9306 Narcoossee Road. There was only one employee working in the store at the time, and the employee became distracted and lost sight of the suspect. A subsequent review of video surveillance notes the suspect passing all points of sale without benefit of payment, with approximately $1,120 in merchandise in a shopping cart.
Altamonte: Sunoco Armed Robbery
Date: November 5, 2012
Location: 990 Lake Destiny Rd
On 11/05/2012 at approximately 5:30am the Altamonte Springs Police department responded to the 7-Elelven, located at 990 Lake Destiny Rd, in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival, officers learned a white male armed with a baseball bat, utilizing a black mask and gloves entered the store and demanded cash from the clerk. The clerk told the suspect he did not have any money, at which time the suspect fled the store on foot.
Osceola: Sunoco Armed Robbery
Date: November 2, 2012
Location:2566 N. Orange Blossom Trail
The investigation began on November 2 at approximately 9:58 a.m. when deputies responded to the Sunoco Gas Station located at 2566 North Orange Blossom Trail in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the store employees who indicated two unknown suspects entered the store and one suspect jumped over the counter. They demanded money from the safe and left the store with an undisclosed amount of money. Deputies with the assistance of K-9 and the Aviation Unit searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspects.
One suspect is described as a dark skinned black or Hispanic male, approximately 5'8” to 5'11” tall with a slim build. He was wearing a light colored, possibly grey hooded long sleeved shirt, sunglasses, dark jeans and dark shoes. The second suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, approximately 5'9” to 5'11” tall with a slim build. He was wearing a colored long sleeved shirt, light jeans, light colored sneakers and possibly clear glasses.
Seminole: Cold Case Revisited
Last seen: Navy Training Center, Orlando
A newly formed Seminole County Cold Case Working Group has begun reviewing the 1984 murder of Pamela Cahanes, a 25-year-old Navy airman apprentice who was last seen at the Navy Training Center in Orlando, and later found deceased in the front yard of a Sanford home.
Cahanes graduated from the Navy Training Center on Aug. 3, 1984 and the following day was seen shopping in Orlando. She was spotted back at the Navy Training Center with an unidentified male later that same day. That evening, she was again seen with an unidentified male at the Mariner’s Club, a lounge and bar on the Navy Training Center campus. The Navy Training Center was located at what is now Baldwin Park. Shortly after 1 a.m. on Aug. 5, Cahanes is believed to have been to a Chinese restaurant.
Cahanes was found deceased at approximately 7 a.m. on Aug. 5 in the front yard of a vacant home located at 2918 Old SR 46 (now Riverview Avenue) in Sanford. She was partially clothed and badly beaten. The cause of death was strangulation. Cahanes’ clothes were found close to her body, along with bags of shopping containing purchases from Kmart and the Fashion Square Mall. A Chinese takeout carton, and a receipt (believed to be from a Chinese restaurant), was found nearby. Autopsy results indicate Cahanes had eaten Chinese food shortly before her death. Cahanes had approximately $100 in her pocket. Investigators believe that she was not killed at the location she was found, and that she was likely transported there by a vehicle.
Orange: Wells Fargo Robbery
Date: October 29, 2012
Location:8120 Lake Underhill Rd
On 10/29/12 at approximately 3:14pm, the pictured suspect entered the Wells Fargo Bank (8120 Lake Underhill Road #1) disguised as a woman and walked up to the teller acting as if he was a customer. The suspect then implied he had a firearm and demanded cash from the teller. The teller complied and the suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash, exited the bank and ran north through the parking lot. It is undetermined at this time if the suspect left the area in a vehicle or on foot.
Suspect Description: White male, mid 20’s, 5’06” to 5’08”, thin build, wearing a pink hat, long brown wig, pink sunglasses, black sweater, black stockings, a gray skirt and black gloves
Orange: Silver Hills Murder
Date: October 27, 2012
Location: 2674 Silver Hills Drive
On October 27th, 2012, the victim was found deceased in the area of 2674 Silver Hills Drive,, Orlando, Florida, after the Orange County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area in reference to a shots fired call.
Victim: Terrance Cook
Date of birth: 8/9/85
Orange: Hess Station Robbery
Date: October 2012
Location:7237 Curry Ford Road
Suspect entered the Hess Gas Station located at 7237 Curry Ford Road in the morning hours and announced the robbery to the clerk while making threats with a firearm. After the robbery, the suspect was seen leaving the gas station in a blue SUV. The suspect was described as a dark skin Hispanic male 25-30 YOA about 5’06-5’10” black hair with a goatee, prescription glasses, wearing the cap with the letter “C” and a dark jacket with the letters “ENYCE”.
Winter Park: Orange Bank Robbery
Date: October 23, 2012
Location: 925 S. Orlando Avenue
On October 23, 2012, at approximately 3:40am, officers responded to an alarm activation at the Orange Bank, located at 925 S. Orlando Avenue, in the City of Winter Park. On arrival, Officers located a rear glass door smashed out. The suspect was described as a thin male, wearing a dark skull cap, visible white surgical mask to conceal his face, a long sleeve hooded shirt with white horizontal lines, dark long pants, and knit gloves, and black sneakers. The suspect is believed to have been involved in prior similar incidents involving smashing the glass windows to area banks.
ENHANCED REWARD up to $10,000
Orange: China Wok Homicide
Date: September 14, 2012
Location: 2702 Silver Star Road
Shortly before 8:30pm on 9/26/12, Wednesday night, the Orange County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of an armed robbery in progress. The masked suspect entered the China Wok restaurant on 2702 Silver Star Road, armed with a handgun and demanded cash. There was an apparent language barrier as the female victim tried to comprehend his demands. She was shot by the victim, who then demanded money from the second worker, who was pistol whipped. The shooting victim died of her injuries.
There were at least three witnesses in and around the restaurant at the time of the shooting. The suspect fled on foot. He is described as a black male, 5’9”-5’10” thin to medium build, wearing a black hat, long sleeved white shirt with horizontal stripes, and wearing a black mask.
Orange: ATM Burglary
Date: September 14, 2012
Location Semoran /University Blvd
On 09/14/2012 between the hours of midnight and 2:40am, this individual was captured on surveillance video attempting to dismantle an ATM machine in the vicinity of Semoran Blvd. and University Blvd. in Winter Park Fl. with his bare hands. His actions, while unsuccessful at accessing the machine and obtaining any currency, did cause approximately $950 in damage to the machine. The male is described as white approximately 20 -26 years of age. He is estimated to be 5'06-5'08, 160 lbs with dark hair. The suspect came and left on a red colored bicycle.
Orange: CVS Armed Robbery
Date: September 11, 2012
Location:5900 S John Young Pkwy
On September 11, 2012, at approximately 1:52am, the pictured male entered the CVSat 5900 S John Young Pkwy and announced a robbery. Upon realizing all employees and customers had fled to the rear of the business, the suspect exited the store and fled north from the business.
Osceola: Suspect "J", Rape Suspect
Date: September 9, 2012
Location: 2110 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway
On September 9 at approximately 2:30 a.m., Osceola
County Sheriff's deputies were advised of a sexual battery that occurred in a wooded area
east of McDonald's located at 2110 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway. The female
victim was approached by a suspect she knew named “J” driving a 4-door Nissan or
Honda with a luggage rack on top. The suspect asked her if she wanted a ride. They drove
down East 192 until he pulled off the road into a wooded area and sexually battered the
The victim describes the suspect as a light-skinned, Hispanic male, approximately
6'0” with a slender build. He has short brown hair and was wearing blue jean shorts and
no shirt. The suspect has a tattoo with letters on the ride side of his neck and an angel
wing tattoo across his chest.
St. Cloud: Subway Armed Robbery
Date: September 6, 2012
Location: 2110 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway
At about 11:58pm, Officers from the St. Cloud Police Department responded to the Subway Restaurant; located at 2420 13th Street, in reference to an armed robbery/stabbing incident.
An unknown suspect approached the victim (store employee) outside the restaurant and asked if there were any job openings. The suspect then asked for money and when the victim did not comply the suspect proceeded to snatch the victim’s cellular phone. The victim then attempted to run; however, the suspect stabbed him in the lower abdomen area with a 4-inch folding knife and fled on foot in unknown direction. The victim was transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center and is listed in stable condition at this time.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, with a mild Spanish accent, medium olive complexion, 6 foot, 250-300lbs., dark hair and graying beard. Suspect was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and dark colored shorts.
Eustis: Gas Station Robberies
Date: September 3 & 4, 2012
Location: 1701 S. Bay Street, 2701 S. Bay Street
On September 3, 2012, two masked, black male suspects entered the Cumberland Farms, 1701 S. Bay Street in Eustis armed with a firearm. One of the perpetrators forced the store employee behind the counter to access the cash from the register. The store was robbed of an undisclosed amount of cash. The perpetrators are between 5’09” and 5’10”, approximately 140-150 lbs., wearing black ski masks, multi-colored plaid shirts or jackets, jean shorts and blue latex gloves.
On September 4, 2012, an armed black male perpetrator entered the Citgo Gas Station, 2701 S. Bay Street in Eustis and forced an employee and a patron behind the counter. The perpetrator was described as 5’09” to 5’10”, approximately 140-150 lbs., wearing a gray hooded sweat shirt with a dark colored stripe down the sleeve, dark colored shorts, and black/red shoes. The perpetrator took an unknown amount of Newport cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of money.
Eustis Police detectives believe the two incidents are related.
Orange: Cash Advance Robbery
Date: August 27, 2012
Location: 7661 Magnolia Homes Road
Time of Occurrence: 2:10am
At approximately 2:10am three black male suspects entered the Kangaroo Gas Station located at 7661 Magnolia Homes Road. The suspects used a firearm to commit a robbery to the business. The suspects were masked and took an undisclosed amount of merchandise. The suspects fled west from the business by unknown means.
Suspect 1 – black male, 6’5”, 220 – 250 lbs, and appears to have tattoos. The suspect was in possession of a firearm
Suspect 2 – black male, thin, and considerably shorter than suspect 1
Suspect 3 – black male, thin and medium to dark colored skin
Orange: Cash Advance Robbery
Date: August 25, 2012
Location: 7622 University Boulevard
Date/Time of Occurrence: 8/25/12 9:15 a.m.
Just after 9:15am the Orange County Sheriff's Office responded to Advance America Cash Advance at 7622 University Boulevard regarding an armed robbery call.
Two unknown suspects entered the business, held it up and obtained an undisclosed amount of money. The armed suspects are described as a male and female. They used force to obtain currency from the business and tied up the victim inside the business during the robbery. The victim sustained no injuries. The OCSO Robbery Unit is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspects.
Suspect #1: Black female, early to mid 20’s, 5’5” tall, slim with shoulder length hair.
Suspect #2: Black male, 6’0” to 6’1”, large build, in mid 20’s.
On 8/9/12 at 11:10 PM, the suspect attempted to sexually batter a female at Timbersound Apartments, 4800 blk of Raleigh Street.
On 8/10/12 at 12:30 AM, the suspect attacked a female at the 1600 block of Kirkman Rd. He grabbed her from behind, dragged her to
the bushes where he sexually battered her.
Orange: Unsolved Homicide
Date: July 22, 2012
Location: 6016 Ambassador Drive
On July 22nd 2012, at approximately 1930 hours, Jimmy Lee Edwards (pictured at left, above) was shot and killed while in the driveway of 6016 Ambassador Drive, Orlando, Florida.
The suspect is described as a light skinned black male, late teens in age, unknown height, with a skinny build (pictured at left, below). The unknown suspect was last observed running south from the residence wearing a white T-shirt, red gym shorts, black shoes and a red ball-cap. The suspect was armed with a black semi-automatic type pistol.
Palm Bay: Subway Armed Robbery
Date: July 10, 2012
Location: 3450 Bayside Lakes Blvd.
At approximately 4 pm a black male entered the Subway restaurant located at 3450 Bayside Lakes Blvd. The suspect threatened the employee with a hangun and demanded the cash from the register. The employee, who was the only person in the store at the time, complied and the suspect fled on foot. The employee was not injured. Patrol units and a K9 search of the area did not yield any results. The suspect is described as a black male in his 30's, 5'5" tall, with a small build. He was wearing an orange shirt and brown hat and was carrying a gray colored Wal-Mart plastic bag. He fled the seen on foot heading west on Bayside Lakes Blvd.
Orlando: SunTrust Bank Robbery
Date: July 2, 2012
Location: 5190 South John Young Parkway (SunTrust Bank)
This suspect is responsible for shooting and robbing the victim at the SunTrust Bank ATM located at 5190 South John Young Parkway.
On 7-2-12 at approximately 9:10pm, the victim and his girlfriend were at the ATM at the above location withdrawing cash. An unknown black male in dark clothing shot the victim in the face with a .25 caliber handgun and took his cash. The suspect fled south from the location. The victim sustained non- life threatening injuries.
Orlando: Double Homicide
Date: June 23, 2012
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Semoran Boulevard & Stonewall Jackson Rd
1)Jesus Manuel Marquez-De Leon 27 yrs old rom Orlando
2)Jose M. Oquendo 39 yrs old from Orlando
ENHANCED REWARD up to $10,000
Seminole: Timothy Street Murder
Date: August 18, 2011
Location: 3000 block of Timothy Street
At approximately 8:00 a.m., the Sheriff's Office received a call in reference to a shooting in the 3000 block of Timothy St in Apopka. Upon the arrival of responding Deputies, a white male was discovered deceased inside of a residence with a single gunshot wound. The victim has been identified as Harry J. Hoover W/M 11/05/66.
Brevard: Theft, Credit Card Fraud
Date: June 2012
Location: 5300 Curry Ford Rd.
The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking assistance in identifying a female suspect who stole a purse at Lou’s Blues located at 3191 Highway A1A, Indialantic, Florida. The female suspect then utilized the victim’s credit card at a local retail store in Melbourne, Florida.
Orange: Asian Buffet Robbery
Date: June 16, 2012
Location: 7403 S Orange Blossom Trail
At approximately 12:30am, a strong arm robbery occurred at 7403 S Orange Blossom Trail. The victim was behind the Asian Buffet when Suspect 2 grabbed the victim and put him in a choke hold. Suspect 1 then went through the Victim’s pockets and removed various items. The victim attempted to fight back and was struck several times in the face and head causing the victim to lose consciousness. The photos above are from the 7-Eleven at Jordan Av and S OBT just before the robbery occurred.
Suspect 1: B/M 6’03” thin build wearing a black T-shirt, black pants and a black baseball hat
Suspect 2: B/M 5’06” large build wearing a white T-shirt, long black shorts and a camouflage baseball hat
Orlando:Taco Bell Armed Robbery
Date: June 16, 2012
Location: 2403 S. Hiawassee Rd-Taco Bell)
Time: 05:45 am
These suspects are responsible for robbing the Taco Bell located at 2403 S. Hiawassee Rd. The suspects are three unknown black males, one armed with a long gun, forced their way into the business after closing and as the employees were about to leave. The manager was ordered to open the safe while the gun was held to his head. The suspects got an undisclosed amount of cash from the store and left on foot in an unknown direction.
Orlando: Cumberland Farms Robbery
Date: June 4, 2012
Time: 6:04 am
Location: 5300 Curry Ford Rd (Cumberland Farms)
This individual is responsible for robbing the Cumberland Farms Store located at 5300 Curry Ford Road. This individual walked into the store and pulled out a handgun and demanded the money from the register.
This individual is described as a white male approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall possibly 165 pounds. He was wearing a blue and white striped hooded shirt with a light colored baseball cap underneath the hooded portion of the shirt and dark pants. He was armed with a black in color handgun. He left the area headed east of Curry Ford Road in a 4 door blue Saturn with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Palm Bay: TDBank Robbery
Date: June 15, 2012
Location: 4625 Babcock St. NE
At approximately 11:45 a.m. Palm Bay PD responded to a bank robbery at the TD Bank located at 4625 Babcock St. NE. A suspect entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. The teller complied and the suspect fled the bank.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 30's to 40's wearing a green long sleeved shirt with jeans. He was wearing a dark wig with glasses.
Orange: Ivey Ln Armed Robbery
Date: May 22, 2012
At approximately 4:44pm a robbery with a firearm occurred to a person on Ivey Lane.
The suspects fled the scene in a gray, four door, 2004 to 2006, Pontiac Grand Prix.
Suspect 1: Black male, medium skin complexion, approximately 5’06” to 5’08”, 23 to 24 yoa and had shoulder length dread locks.
Suspect 2: Black male, medium skin complexion, approximately 5’06” to 5’08”, 23 to 24 yoa, muscular build and had short hair.
Winter Park: Target Credit Theft
Date: May 20, 2012
Location: Goldenrod Rd & University Blvd.
The three suspects pictured below are suspected of committing a distraction-style theft at Whole Foods Market on May 20, 2012. The victim was shopping near the front entrance of the store when she was approached by the unknown light-skinned black female (suspect #1.) The unknown black female distracted the victim by asking questions about vegetables, while an unknown black male (suspect #2) opened the victim’s purse that was left on the child seat of her shopping cart. The unknown male removed her wallet, and then stuffed the wallet under his shirt as the unknown black female quickly left with the male.
The above suspects, along with a third black male (suspect #3) were observed within minutes of the theft using the victim’s credit cards at the Target store located at Goldenrod Road and University Boulevard. The suspect vehicle is a silver two door Chevrolet Monte Carlo.
Orlando: Missing Woman
Date: May 8, 2012
Location: 2505 Windward Court
The Orlando Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing adult, Sandra Lemire. Sandra is 47years old. Sandra is described as a white female, 5 feet 4 inches tall with blonde hair. She weighs approximately 130 pounds.
Sandra left her home on 5-8-12 to meet an unknown male whom she met online. As of this date, Sandra has neither been heard from nor has she returned home. Sandra left her residence driving a 2004 Ford Freestyle Van (Red in color), bearing a Florida tag of J36-8ZE.
Orlando: Cumberland Farms Robbery
Date: May 2, 2012
Location: 5300 Curry Ford Rd.
This suspect is responsible for robbing the Cumberland Farms Store located at 5300 Curry Ford Road.
The suspect entered the store and jumped over the counter and threatened the clerk with a knife. The suspect took an undetermined amount of cash from the register. As the suspect was leaving the store he took two cartons of cigarettes. There were no injuries sustained during this incident.
Orange: Armed Robbery
Date: April 29, 2012
Location: 5718 Five Flags Blvd.
At approximately 11:25pm in the parking lot of Harbor Beach apartments (5718 Five Flags Bv), a Hispanic male approached the victim and demanded all of his belongings. The suspect was armed with a black revolver and the victim fought back. Two more Hispanic male suspects came to help suspect one. One of the suspects was in a white four door Honda. The suspects possibly live in, or know someone that lives in, the Harbor Beach apartments. The picture above is one of the suspects with a tattoo on his left forearm.
SUSPECT 1- Hispanic male, early 30’s, 5’7” to 5’8”, medium skin, 180lbs, brown hair and brown eyes.
SUSPECT 2- Hispanic male, early 30’s, thin build, 160lbs, 5’9” to 5’10” with facial hair and a tattoo on his left forearm **Note this might be the suspect pictured above**
SUSPECT 3- Hispanic male, mid 30’s, average build, 5’11”, 180lb driving a white four door Honda.
REWARD up to $5,000
Orange: Food Truck Homicide
Date: April 22, 2012
Location: 5021 E. Colonial Drive
At approximately 2:34 a.m. the victim was shot while cleaning and preparing to close down her mobile food truck, “Arepas” which was parked in the south parking lot of 5021 E. Colonial Drive (Royalte Professional Detailing and Window Tinting Shop). Two suspects were seen running from the area. #1: Light skinned black or Hispanic male, early 20’s, short in stature, wearing a white shirt with unknown colored shorts, and a hoodie. #2: Light skinned black male, about 5’05, early 20’s, skinny with shoulder length, tightly braided black hair and wearing a hoodie.
Winter Park: 4Rivers Armed Robbery
Date: April 10, 2012
Location: 2103 W. Fairbanks Avenue.
At approximately 6:15am, armed robbery occurred to the Four Rivers Smokehouse business, located at 2103 W. Fairbanks Avenue in Winter Park, Florida
Orange: Hidden Cove Murder
Date: April 2, 2012
Location:4900 S. Rio Grande Ave.
At approximately 12:20am the victim was found deceased outside the Hidden Cove Apartments, located at 4900 S. Rio Grande Ave, Orlando, FL.
Brevard: Kangaroo Station Robbery
Date: March 15, 2012
Location: SR 520 & Cox Rd
At 10:50 pm, an unknown black male entered the store and displayed a handgun, pointing it at the clerk and demanded cash from the register. Following the robbery, the suspect exited the store and fled south on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s, approximately 6’00”, 170 lbs. wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and black and white NIKE brand sneakers. The suspect was covering his face with a white cloth and displayed a black semi-automatic handgun during the encounter. No injuries were reported. Video surveillance footage is available.
Orange: Armed Burglary
Date: March 5, 2012
Location: 3842 Beachman Drive
On 03/05/2012 the victim entered a residence located at 3842 Beachman Dr to find an unknown black male inside. The victim and suspect got into a physical altercation where both sustained injuries. The suspect was produced a knife and was able to gain control of the victim.
The suspect is described as a black male 17 to 22 years of age light skin; thin build last seen wearing a black “Tee” shirt and black jeans.
Osceola: Flea Market Armed Robbery
Date: February 25, 2012
Location: 5403 W. Irlo Bronson Hwy
The investigation began on February 25 when deputies responded to the Maingate Flea Market located at 5403 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the elderly victim who indicated she owns a booth at the flea market. Two unknown females approached her asking to purchase several purses. The victim recognized the females from previous purchases and told them she had additional handbags in a storage room in another building. The victim took the females to the storage room, which was isolated from the public area, and once inside, the females aggressively attacked her with two pink stun guns. They took the victim's bag which contained an undisclosed amount of money and fled the area. The victim sustained minor injuries.
The first suspect is described as a white or Hispanic female in her 30's, approximately 140 lbs. and 5'9” tall with long dark hair. She was wearing a blue shirt, black tight pants and blue shoes. The second suspect is described as a black female in her 30's with piercings in both cheeks. Her hair was pulled back and she was wearing a gray shirt and dark pants. Both suspects were carrying large handbags.
Orange: Verizon Wireless Robbery
Date: February 13, 2012
Location: 4020 N. Goldenrod Rd
On February 13, 2012, at approximately 19:54 hours, the above pictured suspects committed a Robbery with a Firearm to the Verizon Wireless, located at 4020 N Goldenrod Rd. The suspects implied they were armed with a handgun and demanded money and cell phones from the employee. The suspects fled on foot (no vehicles were observed).
Both suspects were White/Hispanic Male, 20-25 yrs old, approximately 5’07” – 5’09”, slim build, light colored eyes, black hooded sweatshirt
Orange: Citrus Hill Home Invasion
Date: February 9, 2012
Location: 8109 Citrus Hill Court
At approximately 9:38pm, a Home Invasion occurred at 8109 Citrus Hill Court. This incident was the second Home Invasion in two weeks at the residence and may have been committed by the same suspects. A witness described seeing the suspects fleeing the scene in an early model white Ford Explorer.
Suspect Descriptions: 2 B/Ms in their early 20’s. One suspect appeared to have shoulder-length dreadlocks.
Orange: Ultra Lounge Homicide
Date: February 6, 2012
Location: 655 N. Kirkman Rd.
On February 6, 2012, the victim Chico Randolph died as of results of a shooting that occurred at Legacy Ultra Lounge, located at 655 N. Kirkman Rd.
The below listed suspects were at the location during the time of the shooting and were observed in an altercation with the victim leading up to the shooting.
BM 25-30 YOA
5’6-5’7 140 LBS
BM 25-30 YOA
5’6-5’7 Small Build
ENHANCED REWARD up to $2,000
Orange: American Eagle Robbery
Date: January 25, 2012
Location: American Eagle Bank Robbery
On January 25th three male suspects entered the business at approximately 9:13am. The first suspect was armed with an AK47. The other two suspects were armed with pepper spray and a crowbar.
The vehicle used in the Robbery was a white Ford Econoline van.
SUSPECT 1- Unknown race, approximately 18 to 27 years of age, about 5’8” to 5’11”, slender build.
SUSPECT 2- Unknown race, approximately 16 to 25 years of age, about 5’3” to 5’5”, average build.
SUSPECT 3- Unknown race, approximately 18 to 27 years of age, about 5’8” to 5’11”, average build.
Orlando: Officer's Guns Stolen
Date: January 2012
The Orlando Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the individual responsible for breaking into a marked Orlando Police vehicle and stealing the weapons that were mounted inside of the vehicle. This incident occurred on the east side of Orlando.
The individual responsible for taking weapons that are similar to the pictured weapons.
ENHANCED REWARD up to $10,000
Osceola: Fifth Third Armed Robbery
Date: January 17, 2012
Osceola: Armed Robbery Date: January 17, 2012
The above suspects committed an Armed Bank Robbery at the Fifth Third Bank using a stolen PT Cruiser. There is three black males, one with a silver semi auto handgun, one with a black revolver and another with a pistol grip assault rifle. The PT Cruiser has been recovered.
Kissimmee: Walmart, Armed Robbery
Date: January 12, 2012
Location: 4444 West Vine Street
On January 12, 2012, the male pictured below entered the WalMart located at 4444 West Vine Street in Kissimmee, and proceeded to the electronics department where he attempted to take several display laptops unsuccessfully.
The suspect then concealed two computer monitors in a grocery cart and proceeded to the garden center where threw the two monitors out of the screen roof of the garden center. When approached by an employee of WalMart, the suspect lifted his shirt and displayed a black handgun in his waistband. The suspect then jumped the fence of the garden center and fled in the pictured vehicle (unknown make and model). The WalMart employee was not injured during the incident.
Orange: Galaxy Gift, Robbery
Date: January 10, 2012
Location: 10209 E. Colonial Drive
On January 10, 2012, at approximately 2030 hours, the New Galaxy Gift store located at 10209 E. Colonial Dr. was robbed at gunpoint. Two unknown suspects entered the business armed with handguns and demanded the money from the cash register. The clerk complied with their demands. The suspects fled the business on foot in an unknown direction.
The Suspects clothing was described as: Two white/Hispanic males, both approximately 18-24 years of age, 5’6”-5’9”. Both had white cloths covering their faces.
Winter Park: Church Bell Stolen
Date: January 5, 2012
Location: 753 W. Comstock Avenue
Between January 5, 2012 and January 8, 2012, the pictured Church Bell was taken
from Warner Chapel, located at 753 W. Comstock Avenue, Winter Park. The copper
Church Bell is one hundred years old, and has been on display at the chapel since 2000.
Osceola: Suspicious Man, Lewd Acts
Date: January 4, 2012
Location: Highlands Elementary
Osceola County – Osceola County Sheriff's detectives need the public's help in identifying an individual involved in a suspicious incident near Highlands Elementary School. The investigation began on January 4 when deputies responded to the area of Carroll Street and Green Meadow Circle. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a female adult who indicated she was approached by 2 young girls (approximately 7-8 years old) who said a man exposed himself to them. The girls told the female a man in a car asked them to approach the vehicle and when they did he was exposing himself. The girls left the area before deputies could speak with them. The female indicated she saw a white SUV in the area that appeared suspicious.
On January 9, deputies located the two girls at Highlands Elementary School. The girls told deputies a white SUV followed them as they were leaving school and then approached them as they were crossing Carroll Street. He asked them to approach the car and when they did, they observed him touching himself inappropriately.
They describe the suspect as a white male, approximately 20-25 years old with a thin build and blonde Mohawk haircut with black stripes. The girls indicated a boy and girl, approximately 3-4 years old were also in the car.
ENHANCED REWARD up to $2,000
Orlando: McCoy Credit Union Robbery
Date: May 12, 2011
Location: 9161 Narcoosee Rd
Time: 9:29 am
A suspect entered the credit union armed with a handgun. Suspect fled the credit union on foot.
Suspect is described
Afro Style hair
Blue sweater, jeans, sunglasses, black hat (not baseball type) and carrying a plastic bag.
Orlando: Vehicle Accident, Shooting Death
Date: December 3, 2011
Location: Gore Street / Orange Ave
Members of the Orlando Police Department responded to the southeast corner of Gore St. and S.Orange Ave. in reference to a vehicle crash with injuries. While rendering medical aid, OFD discovered a bullet hole in the back of the victim. The victim was transported and pronounced at ORMC. At this time, there are no witnesses to this incident and no crime scene was located. The exact location of occurrence e is also unknown.
Orlando: Missing Young Mother
Date: November 18, 2011
Location: Lee Vista / S. Goldenrod
Michelle Parker was last seen in the area of Lee Vista / S. Goldenrod Rd on Thursday, November 17, 2011 at approximately 4:15 pm. Information received from her cell phone indicates Michelle was later in the area of Sandlake Road / Orange Avenue. Michelle was driving her black Hummer H3 with advertising decals for her business, “Glow,” on the side and rear windows. On Friday, November 18, 2011 Michelle’s Hummer was found in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 4700 Walden Circle. Michelle was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue Florida Gators zip up hoody and flip flops. Michelle is the responsible mother of three young children and police have reason to believe she did not voluntarily disappear.