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Deputies working multiple car burglary cases

Posted on September 19, 2014 at 12:59 pm

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office deputies are working two cases were multiple car burglaries were reported in a day. On Wednesday at about 6:42 p.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Hickory Tree Sports Fields located at 2361 Old Hickory Tree Road in reference to reports of car burglaries. Deputies spoke with nine individuals who said they were watching youth football practice and when they returned to their vehicles,

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  • BVL manhunt ends when suspect surrenders at jail

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 2:32 pm

    News-Gazette Photo/Marc Clery
Osceola County Sheriff deputies investigate a incident at Royal Palm Drive and Flower Lane in BVL Tuesday.

    By Ken Jackson Staff Writer An altercation in Buenaventura Lakes Tuesday that began at rush hour with Osceola County Sheriff’s Office deputies rushing to the scene with K-9 units to investigate on the ground and its helicopter to search for a suspect from above ended when he turned himself in at the jail. Tracy Antwuan Williams Jr., 25, was arrested and charged with battery and felony charges of aggravated assault

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  • Detectives arrest suspect involved in lewd acts reported near Monterey Road

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 5:12 pm


    Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives on Monday arrested a Kissimmee man suspected of exposing himself on two separate incidences in Poinciana last month. Detectives took reports of a male flashing his genitals to two different female victims, one of them a minor, on Monterrey Road in Poinciana in August. After the Sheriff’s Office released a composite sketch of the suspect to the media, a tipster called in identifying him as Donald

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  • Armed robbery suspect arrested

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 3:21 pm

    Figueroa Reyes

    A local TV news report helped lead Kissimmee police to a man suspected of robbing a convenience store over the weekend. A tipster called Kissimmee police and identified Raul Figueroa-Reyes, 54, of Kissimmee, as the person captured on video brandishing a gun and robbing a Circle K on S. John Young Parkway about 12:30 a.m. Sunday. Police released a still photograph taken from the store’s security footage to the media.

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  • Suspect arrested for video voyeurism

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 2:14 pm


    A Kissimmee man was arrested and charged with video voyeurism on Sunday after he allegedly placed his cell phone under a woman’s dress at a supermarket. At 11:36 a.m., Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies responded to Publix Supermarket located at 2338 E. U.S Highway 192 in response to a suspicious incident. Deputies spoke with the store manager who said an employee observed a man, later identified at John Escobar, 55, of

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  • Police slap sexual battery suspect with 24 new charges

    Posted on September 12, 2014 at 3:11 pm


    A Kissimmee man who was arrested for the sexual battery of a 12-year-old boy Tuesday was slapped with 24 additional charges on Friday. Jorge L. Ramos, 49, was first jailed after a 12-year-old boy said the suspect touched him inappropriately while in his apartment. The additional charges are a result of the investigation into the victim’s allegations. At approximately 9 p.m. on Tuesday, officers met with the 12-year-old victim’s mother

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  • Kissimmee store owner arrested for selling synthetic narcotics

    Posted on September 12, 2014 at 12:50 pm

    The Kissimmee Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit arrested a local business suspected of selling synthetic narcotics. Iqbal Nurmohamed Saferali, 60, was charged with four counts of selling synthetic narcotics. After receiving anonymous tips about illegal synthetic narcotics being sold out of Kissimmee Gift & Food Mart, 1901 W. Vine St. Suite A in Kissimmee, the Street Crimes Unit set up an operation to monitor the activity in the store.  The

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