|Suspect Sought: First Degree Murder||
"For Immediate Release"
Files of . . .
|Polk County Crime Stoppers|
Man Charged with First Degree Murder
Polk County Sheriffs Office Homicide Detectives are searching for 23-year-old Miguel Sanchez on charges of first degree murder and attempted first degree murder. The charges stem from a shooting that occurred Sunday afternoon (Mar. 14, 1999) at Sanchez residence located at 3310 Old Eagle Lake Road. One victim - Jose Gasper, 21, of Waverly - died as the result of the shooting. A second victim - Martin Hernandez, 21, of unknown address - was seriously injured and hospitalized. A warrant has been issued charging Sanchez with murder and attempted murder. Detectives are requesting assistance in locating Sanchez. Anyone with information is asked to call the Polk County Sheriffs Office at 533-0344.
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information leading to the arrest or indictment of a suspect or suspects. Anyone with
information is asked to contact Polk County Crime Stoppers at
March 16, 1999