January 26, 2001
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
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Sheriff's deputies responded to a shooting at 1425 Adair Road in Davenport
early this morning.
At approximately 12 a.m. this morning, Polk Sheriff's deputies
investigated the shooting death of a 16 year-old Hispanic male. The
victim, Lorenzo Mundragon,H/M, DOB 8/7/85, of 1425 Adair Road in
Davenport, who came to Davenport three weeks ago from Mexico, was
pronounced dead at the scene of the shooting. Mundragon suffered
multiple gun shot wounds to the head from a handgun.
According to witnesses, Mundragon and Napolean Contreras, DOB 8/31/76, of
1537 Adair Road in Davenport, had an argument about money that Mundragon
owed Contreras. After a brief argument, Contreras shot
Mundragon multiple times in the head with a handgun. The suspect
immediately fled the scene of the shooting.
Polk Sheriff's detectives had a warrant issued for Contreras a few hours
after the incident. He is wanted for First Degree Murder.
Contreras is described as a H/M, has black hair and brown eyes, last seen
wearing a black shirt, jeans, and a black ball cap.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Napolean Contreras
should contact Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS. Callers
can remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $2000 reward.