Kissimmee residents charged with armed robbery
Two Kissimmee residents were arrested and charged with armed robbery Friday after striking the victim with a gun.
At about 2:22 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Parkway Inn located at 5367 W. U.S. Highway 192 in Kissimmee. Deputies spoke with the victim who said a minivan with a handicap license plate, driven by a female, later identified as Sheila White, 39, of 1002 Ocean St., Kissimmee, pulled up next to him. The van came to a stop and a man, Nico Carmiche, 19, of Studio 6 Drive, Kissimmee, exited the passenger side of the vehicle, approached the victim at gunpoint and demanded money and personal items. The victim struggled with the suspect and was hit on the head with the gun. The suspect got back in the van and it left the area. Reports did not state if the suspects took anything.
Deputies responding to the incident observed a vehicle matching the description near Polynesian Isle Boulevard and a traffic stop was conducted. White and Carmiche, were taken into custody. White cooperated with the investigation and based on her statements, she and Carmiche were charged with armed robbery and aggravated battery. They were booked into the Osceola County Jail.