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Two juveniles charged in St. Cloud armed burglary case

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 4:56 pm

Two juveniles were arrested in an armed residential burglary case in St. Cloud on Tuesday. At about 3:20 p.m., St. Cloud Police Department officers responded to a residential burglary in the 3000 block of Settlers Trail (in the Canoe Creek Lakes Subdivision). Witnesses called 911 to report seeing somebody in their neighbor’s backyard after hearing glass breaking from a window. Witnesses confronted one suspect, who  attempted to flee on foot

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  • Kenansville man arrested for sending child pornography

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 5:12 pm

    A man from Kenansville now is in jail after transferring photos and video of child pornography via the Internet.  Lawrence Raymond Alt, 44, from Kenansville, is charged with 11 counts of promoting photo/movie-sexual performance of a child.  Osceola County Sheriff’s Office detectives began the investigation in the middle of March, according to a report by Osceola County Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson Twis Lizasuain, after receiving a tip that a person in

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  • Minor from Poinciana stabs classmate over Facebook post

    Posted on April 22, 2014 at 11:44 am

    Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 16-year-old boy after he stabbed a classmate multiple times over comments made on Facebook.  Kevin Concepcion, 16, is charged with seven counts of aggravated battery, one count of aggravated assault with a weapon and one count of attempted murder.  Deputies responded to 131 Briarcliff Drive in Poinciana at 6:42 p.m. Monday, breaking up the fight between Concepcion and the victim, a 14 year-old boy.

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  • Police warn residents about phone scams

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 3:58 pm

    Local police are warning citizens about a pair of phone scams that have already affected Osceola County residents. The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office has reported that two citizens have received calls about a jury duty phone scam. The caller has identified himself as a lieutenant with the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office and said a warrant has been issued for missing jury duty. The caller makes arrangements for them to provide

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  • Osceola County Sheriff’s deputy on leave after shooting suspect

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 9:28 am

    An Osceola County Sheriff’s Office deputy is now being investigated after shooting and critically injuring a suspect during a traffic stop. Around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Deputy  Michael Maccallum stopped the suspect, Ridge David White, 53, at Eaglet Lane and Cheyenne Point Trail in the Indian Point subdivision in Kissimmee. As Maccallum was arresting White on either drug related charges or an outstanding violation of probation warrant, the suspect hit the deputy

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  • Sexual predator arrested for having sex with a minor

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 4:04 pm

    Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a registered sexual predator on Saturday after he had sex with a minor, authorities said. Rex Thomas Williams, 53, a transient, was charged him with unlawful sex with certain minors, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and violation of probation. On Saturday at approximately 1:30 p.m., Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an Intercession City home. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim who first

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  • Deputies investigating Poinciana homocide

    Posted on April 9, 2014 at 4:59 pm

    Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred in Poinciana on Tuesday. At approximately 9:45 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Normandy Drive in Poinciana after several residents reported hearing shots fired. Deputies canvassed the area, but were unable to locate any individuals involved. They did locate what appeared to be shell casings and other items in the driveway of 1135 Normandy Drive. The homeowners were not

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