Sheriff's Office News Releases

Three Suspects Arrested for Kidnapping and Robbery

PUBLISHED:Mon August 24, 2015

Osceola County, Florida – On August 22 at approximately 1:50 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff deputies responded to the area of North Bass Road and West Vine Street in Kissimmee. They met with Kissimmee Police Department officers who indicated an individual, Luis Rolando Kuilan-Delhoyo reported to them he and his family had been kidnapped at the Rodeway Inn Motel. Deputies spoke with Kuilan who said the day before, he purchased Heroin from an individual he knew as “Selle,” later identified as Pedro Luis Marti-Carrion at the Rodeway Inn Motel. He told Marti he did not have the money, but would pay him $40 later. Later that that night, Marti approached him at the motel and demanded Kuilan follow him to his room. While in the room, Marti battered Kuilan and threatened to hurt his girlfriend and two children, ages 1 and 2, who were also staying at the Rodeway Inn Motel. The next day, an accomplice, Rafael Jose Vargas-Teron, forced Kuilan to drive him to a local store, while Marti and Raul Rivera stayed with Kuilan’s girlfriend and children at the motel.

While Kuilan was reporting this incident, he saw his girlfriend’s car driving by. Deputies conducted a traffic stop and located Marti and Rivera in the vehicle with Kuilan’s girlfriend and his two children. The girlfriend told deputies she was not forced to go with the men. Deputies contacted the Department of Children and Families who called the children’s mother. She arrived and took custody of the children. Based on the information, Marti, Vargas and Rivera were arrested and charged with Robbery, Kidnapping and Criminal Conspiracy. Marti was also charged with Petit Theft. The victim, Kuilan, was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Marti, Vargas, Rivera and Kuilan were booked into the Osceola County Jail.

  • Luis Kuilan-Delhoyo (DOB 11/4/91), 735 S. Hwy. 27, Lady Lake 
  • Pedro Marti-Carrion (DOB 1/11/79), 2318 St. Croix Street, Kissimmee 
  • Raul Rivera (DOB 9/15/94), 3532 Bonaire Blvd., Kissimmee
  • Rafael Vargas-Teron (DOB 7/19/86), Transient