Sheriff's Office News Releases

Walgreen’s Strong Armed Robbery

PUBLISHED:Tue June 21, 2016

Osceola County, Florida – Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives need the public’s help identifying a strong armed robbery suspect.
This morning at approximately 4:34 a.m., deputies responded to Walgreen’s located at 395 Cypress Parkway in Poinciana. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the clerk who indicated an unknown black male entered the store and asked for assistance with merchandise. He took the merchandise to the counter and when the clerk opened the cashier register, he reached over the counter and took an undisclosed amount of money. He left the area with the money and fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 30-40 years old, 6’0” tall, 230-240 lbs. He was wearing a white t-shirt, dark jeans and black sneakers.

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.