Sheriff's Office News Releases
Grand Theft Auto and Occupied Burglary
Osceola County, Florida – On June 19 at approximately 9:24 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to 1355 Lake Marian Road in Kenansville. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the homeowner who indicated she was home when she heard someone in her residence. She walked toward her dining room and saw an unknown male, later identified as Daniel Gomez-Correa take her car keys and leave the residence. He fled the area in her Ford Expedition.
Deputies in the area were able to locate the vehicle a short distance away. Correa attempted to flee the area, but with the assistance of the K-9 Unit, was apprehended and taken into custody. He was taken to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries.
Correa was charged with Occupied Burglary, Grand Theft Auto, Fleeing and Eluding, Resisting Without Violence, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Petit Theft and Tampering with Evidence. He is also a suspect in a carjacking which occurred in Orange County the day before this incident. Correa was booked into the Osceola County Jail with a $13,250 bond.
- Daniel Gomez-Correa (5/10/83), 4717 South Texas Avenue, Orlando