Osceola Cops: Public's help needed in generating leads into gun-related homicide of youmg man

Man murdered in Kissimmee, FL / Headline SurferBy HENRY FREDERICK
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KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Kissimmee police detectives are investigating a gun-related homicide of a young man that occurred early on this Sunday and need the public’s help in developing leads.

At 2 a.m., officers responded to 1018 S. Hoagland Blvd. in reference to a shots fired call. Upon arrival, officers located a man in his 20s who had been shot and died at the scene. 

Detectives have not made contact with the victim’s family; therefore his identification will not be released for the time being, Kissimee police spokeswoman Stacie Miller told Headline Surfer.

Stacie Miller of Kissimmee police provides homicide info / Headline SurferAt 2 a.m., officers responded to 1018 S. Hoagland Blvd. in reference to a shots fired call. Upon arrival, officers located a man in his 20s who had been shot and died at the scene. 
 
Detectives have not made contact with the victim’s family; therefore his identification will not be released for the time being, Kissimee police spokeswoman Stacie Miller told Headline Surfer.

Detectives are asking anyone who might have been in the area at that time to contact CRIMELINE at 1-800-423-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.

 

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet in Daytona Beach, Florida, via HeadlineSurfer.com. Specializing in breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most experienced reporters with dozens of journalism-industry awards. Frederick is enrolled online at Full Sail University in Winter Garden, FL where he's pursuing an MA in New Media/Journalism (degree in March 2018). Frederick earned his BA in Political Science/Public Admin. (concentration in Writing) from Central Connecticut State University, 1984, where he recieved the President's Citation for "academic excellence & outstanding campus/community service." Prior to myriad duties as publisher/award-winning journalist of Headline Surfer, 2008-present; Frederick was city hall reporter for the Palatka Daily News, 2007-'08; city editor of the Taunton (MA) Daily Gazette, 2005-2006; cops & courts/legal affairs writer for the Daytona Beach News-Journal, 1996-'04; and cops & courts for the Rockland (NY) Journal-News/Gannett Suburban Newspapers, 1989-'96.