Sheriff's Office News Releases

Aggravated Assault: Need Public’s Help

PUBLISHED:Fri August 11, 2017

On July 20, 2017, Osceola County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Osceola Regional Hospital, in reference to an Aggravated Assault. Deputies learned the assault occurred on July 19, 2017, at approximately 5:30 p.m., in the parking lot of the Cracker Barrel (5400 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee). The victim reported he parked and a white Nissan Versa followed him in. The victim exited his vehicle, while the operator of the Nissan intentionally accelerated and ran over the victim. The driver of the Nissan is described as a white male, approximately 40-50 years old, weighing 210-225 lbs, and fled the scene after running over the victim.

The vehicle is described as a white Nissan Versa with tinted windows with a “light blue tint” strip across the front window.

Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect and/or the vehicle in this case. Anyone with information in this case is asked to please contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline at 1-(800)423-8477, where information leading to an arrest may be eligible for cash rewards of up to $1,000.

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