|Polk County Crime Stoppers|
Homicide Suspect Sought
Polk County Sheriff's Office Homicide Detectives are searching for Hilario Manuel Iturbide, DOB 2/29/72, of Haines City, for the Christmas Eve morning stabbing death of 29-year-old Maximino Sanches Reyes, of 5370 East Hinson Avenue Lot #8 in Haines City. Detectives have obtained a warrant charging Iturbide with Reyes' murder, and are requesting assistance in locating the suspect. The suspect - also known as "Manuel Hilario" and "Hilario Manuel" - is described as an Hispanic Male, 5'8, 160 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. Anyone with information who wishes to remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward is asked to call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS. To speak to a detective reference the case, call the Sheriff's Office at 533-0344, or 534-6379.
reward of up to $1,000 may be awarded for information leading to the arrest or indictment
of a suspect or suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact Polk County Crime
Media Contact: Sterling Ivey, 863 534-6377 or 819-0221, pager
December 28, 1999