Sheriff's Office News Releases

Walgreen’s Armed Robbery Suspects

PUBLISHED:Tue August 25, 2015

Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s Office detectives need the public’s help in identifying two armed robbery suspects. This morning at approximately 4:10 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Walgreen’s located at 5180 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimmee. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with employees and a customer who indicated two black males entered the store, reached over the counter and immediately began removing money from the cash register. A store employee began yelling and one of the suspects pointed a gun towards her head. The suspects left with an undisclosed amount of money and the cash drawers. Deputies, with the assistance of K-9 Units and the Aviation Unit searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspects.

The first suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’9”-6’0” tall with a slender build. He was wearing a black, long sleeved shirt, long black pants, grey and orange high top shoes, a black mask and black gloves. The second suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’8” to 5’11” tall with a slender build. He was wearing a black long sleeved hooded sweatshirt, green camouflage pants, black over white shoes, a black mask and black gloves.

The Clermont Police Department is investigating a similar crime that occurred in their jurisdiction on August 22, 2015. Detectives believe the crimes may be committed by the same suspects.

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 $1,000 dollars.