March 24, 2002
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
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At 1:30 a.m. this
morning (Sunday, March 24, 2002) the Polk County Sheriff's Office
responded to a report of a shooting at 1221 Fort Meade Rd. in Frostproof.
An altercation that occurred around midnight between two males escalated
when one of the men shot the other. After shooting the victim (a Hispanic
male) multiple times, the suspect fled from the scene.
Neither the victim or suspect have been identified by detectives at this
point in the investigation.
Undersheriff, Division Commanders, Communications, News Media
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