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Detectives looking for shooter

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 4:20 pm

Osceola County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who shot a man at a local hotel on Tuesday.

At about 1:24 a.m., Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Palm Motel located at 4519 W. U.S. Highway 192 in Kissimmee.

Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim who said a friend dropped him off at the motel where he was staying. He was walking to his room when he was shot. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident 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.