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 covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.