Sheriff's Office News Releases
Fraud & Exploitation of an Elderly Person
Published: Thu, February 27, 2020
Osceola County (February 27, 2020) On February 26, 2020, an elderly victim was defrauded out of $10,000.00 during a phone scam. The suspect(s) on the call advised the victim that her grandson was arrested and needed $10,000 to bond out. The victim agreed to provide the funds and withdrew...
Published: Wed, February 26, 2020
Osceola County (February 26, 2020) On February 26, 2020, at approximately 5:00 AM, Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the Racretrac at 2990 North John Young Parkway, Kissimmee, in reference to a report of an armed robbery. The victims advised four black males, wearing masks and gloves, two armed...
Hookah Bar Lounge Operations
Published: Tue, February 25, 2020
Osceola County (February 25, 2020) During the evening into early morning hours from February 21st to February 23rd, 2020, members of the Osceola Sheriff Tactical Narcotics Team along with the Florida Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco (ABT) conducted an operation targeting the sales of alcohol to persons under...
Published: Fri, February 21, 2020
Osceola County (February 21, 2020) On February 21, 2020, deputies responded to 133 Pickering Drive, Kissimmee, Florida in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies found Savannah Leigh Threatts had sustained a gunshot wound and was deceased. An investigation revealed that Anthonny Mendez, a roommate and friend of Savannah,...
Published: Mon, February 17, 2020
Osceola County (2/17/20) – On February 13, 2020, a stolen vehicle and approximately 25 vehicle burglaries occurred in the community of Harmony, Florida. Some vehicles were burglarized by the suspects breaking car windows but most occurred by the suspects opening unlocked car doors. Osceola County Sheriff’s Office East Property...
Published: Wed, February 5, 2020
On January 29, 2020 at approximately 8:29 pm, deputies from the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office responded to an armed robbery at the parking lot of Bank of America located at, 35 S. Doverplum Avenue, Kissimmee, Florida. The victim was approached in the parking lot by two armed males wearing...