Sheriff's Office News Releases
Need Public’s Help Identifying Robbery Suspects
Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives need the public’s help identifying two suspects involved in an armed robbery.
The investigation began on December 29 at approximately 3:08 a.m. when deputies responded to Old Town located at 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, they spoke with two victims who indicated they were approached by two black males in the parking lot. One of the suspects demanded money at gunpoint and the other was armed with a knife. After a brief struggle, the suspects fled the area with the victim’s purse and an undisclosed amount of money. The two victims were not injured during the incident. The suspects fled the area in a white, four door Chevrolet Impala.
The first suspect is described as a black male, possibly with dreadlocks, approximately 5’10”, 150 lbs. He was wearing all black, a ski mask and no gloves. The second suspect is described as a black male with short hair, approximately 25-30 years old, 5’10”, 150 lbs. He was wearing all black, a “bucket” hat and black gloves. He spoke with an Island accent, possibly Jamaican.
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.