March 25, 2002
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
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The shooting victim
from yesterday's (Mar. 24, 2002) homicide in Frostproof is Moises
Castruita- Morales, DOB 9/4/59, of 1221 Fort Meade Rd. in Frostproof.
The Polk County Sheriff's Office Bureau of Criminal Investigations is
asking for the public's assistance in its effort to notify family members
of the victim's death.
The suspect, Martimiano Lopez, 30-35 YOA, is described as a H/M, 5'7-5'9
tall, 140-150 lbs., light skinned, is missing two front teeth, and was
last seen wearing blue jeans and a blue striped shirt.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the suspect is asked
to contact Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS (8477).
Anyone with information concerning family members of the victim should
contact Polk County Sheriff's Office Detective Dan Cone at 863-534-6379.