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Cold Case Homicides

If you have any information about these crimes or any person(s) involved, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS(8477) or submit a Web Tip .  You do not have to give your name.  CRIME STOPPERS will pay a cash reward of up to $3000 and you can remain anonymous. 


10/28/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Unidentified Remains - February 2, 1981
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On February 2, 1981 the skeletal remains of an unidentified adult black male approximately 40-50 years of age was discovered in a ditch between US 98 and the railroad tracks at Tuskegee Avenue in Dade City.  He was wearing a pair of dark blue or black polyester, 30-inch inseam trousers, ankle high black leather soled shoes and a black baseball cap.  The victim was found with two foil and plastic bags that are believed to have held chewing tobacco, two keys and five quarters.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our new P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones and Droids.

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10/28/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Unidentified Remains - July 16, 1990
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On July 16, 1990 the skeletal remains of a white male estimated to be between 40 and 60 years old was found partially inside a sleeping bag approximately 1/4 mile south of State Road 54 on the east side of what was Smith Road (presently the exit of Meadow Point Neighborhood) in Wesley Chapel.  His height is estimated between 5`07" and 5`09" and several teeth were missing, however the remaining teeth were most likely worn from chewing tobacco.  The victim sustained a large skull fracture on the right front area of his head.  The homicide was believed to have occurred one to five years prior to the discovery of his body.  Clothing found with the victim were dark blue "American Eagle" pants, 36 inch waist and 32 length and the remnants of brown corduroy "Britannia" pants, black suspenders with red stripes, remnants of a light t-shirt, the neck liner of a jacket or sweatshirt, black 8 1/2 EE men`s shoes and remnants of a red stocking cap with a white stripe.  Also found near the victim was a metal ring with a turquoise inlay peace sign.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our new P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones and Droids.

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10/28/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Unidentified Remains - March 14, 2009
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On March 14, 2009 the skeletal remains of a Hispanic male juvenile believed to be between 12 and 16 years old was discovered in the wooded area near Palmetto Road and Surona Road in Wimauma.  His height was between 4`09" and 5`04" and it is believed that he died between 6 months to 5 years prior to his body being discovered.  The victim had three fractures to his skull and two fractures to his ribs.  The cause of death was determined to be blunt force trauma to the head.  Clothing found with the victim were a pair of "Ice Pole" jeans with a 30 inch waist by 29 1/2 length, black nylon Chopper brand wallet with a chain, red lighter, cigarettes and cigarette wrappers and a "La Tarjeta Gorda" telephone card.  It is believed the juvenile was born in either Guatemala or the Oaxaca region of Mexico.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our new P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones and Droids.

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10/28/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Unidentified Remains - March 14, 1988
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On March 14, 1988 the skeletal remains of a black male were discovered in a wooded area in Flatwoods Wilderness Park on the west side of Morris Bridge Road, 1.2 miles north of the Hillsborough River. The victim is believed to be between 28 and 34 years of age, 5`06" to 5`08.  The victim suffered from two bullet holes to the head approximately one to three days prior to the discovery of his body.  Clothing found with the victim were a medium sized t-shirt which said "Drunken State" on the front, designer jean pants, white socks with blue trim and black "Pro-500" high-top sneakers size 8 1/2.  Also found nearby was a blue nylon tri-fold Velcro wallet with a patch that had "merit" inscribed.  It is believed that the victim was born on the west coast of the United States but spent a significant amount of time in either Germany, the United Kingdom or Japan just prior to his death; which might suggest he was in the military.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our new P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones and Droids.

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9/4/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Daniel Hernandez-Salgado
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On 5/17/13 Daniel Hernandez-Salgado was killed during a home invasion that occurred at 8003 Sequester Loop in Land O` Lakes.  Pasco County detectives are asking for anyone with information to come forward.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash rewards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our Tipsubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. 

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9/3/2015 - TPD Detectives Are Asking for Information on 2013 Homicide of Brando Mosquera
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On June 15, 2013, the victim, Brando Julian Mosquera, 4/21/1985, was found deceased in a hotel room at the Days Inn located at 2901 Busch Boulevard East in Tampa.  The case is still unsolved and detectives are asking for anyone with information to come forward. 

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our TipSubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids.

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5/11/2015 - TPD Detectives Need Information on Unsolved Homicide of Bryant Murray
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On March 22, 2015 at 5:02 am, TPD responded to a 911 call reporting that a person had been shot.  Officers located Bryant Murray, black male, 2/3/1971 in the front yard of 1743 Walnut Street W. in Tampa suffering from a gunshot wound.  He was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in the homicide of Marcus L. Williams.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS(8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com, text CSTB plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using our new Tipsubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids. (Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Message & Data Rates May Apply.)

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2/6/2015 - Unsolved Homicide - Marcus L. Williams
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On May 23, 2014 at approx. 11:27 am, Marcus L. Williams, black male, 5/7/1982, (see photo below) was killed in the parking lot of the Claymore Crossings Apartment Complex located at 5005 Claymore Drive, Tampa.  The homicide occurred during a carjacking and a large drug transaction.  The victim`s vehicle has been recovered by law enforcement.  Detectives have gathered information during the investigation confirming the suspects went to the Highlands County/Avon Park area after the murder in an attempt to sell the drugs taken during the carjacking.  The victim and suspects have been linked to Polk, Orange and Pasco counties.
 
One of the suspects is described as being a black male, 20-30 years of age, thin build, brown hair and was wearing a green jacket. 
 
Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect(s) in the homicide of Marcus L. Williams.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS(8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com, text CSTB plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using our new Tipsubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids. (Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Message & Data Rates May Apply.)

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12/5/2014 - Unsolved Homicide - David Bernard
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On July 16, 2013 at approximately 9:15pm, the victim, David Bernard II, walked outside his apartment within the Polos at Brandon Apartment Complex located at 10303 Marsh Harbor Way, Riverview.  After returning from the public trash receptacle, David Bernard was approached by two unknown black males.  One of the suspects brandished a 9mm firearm and attempted to rob the victim of his personal belongings.  David Bernard resisted these efforts and was subsequently shot in the upper body, causing his death.  The suspects immediately fled on foot through the apartment complex.  According to witnesses, an unknown make/model, dark blue, 4 door vehicle was seen fleeing the apartment complex just after the shooting took place.  The driver may have information leading to the identification of the suspects and/or the incident itself.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspects in the homicide of David Bernard II.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash rewards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com, text CSTB plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using our new Tipsubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. (Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Message & Data Rates May Apply.)

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10/28/2014 - Unsolved Homicide - Lawrence P. Higgins
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On October 10, 2008 at 9:50 am, the victim, Lawrence P. Higgins was found deceased in the garage of his residence located at 11523 Trotting Down Dr., Odessa.  The victim died as a result of upper body trauma; therefore his death was ruled as a homicide.  Lawrence Higgins was an avid thoroughbred race horse owner and leaves behind three daughters from his first marriage and an adopted son from his second marriage.  This case has remained unsolved.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the unknown suspect in this case.  Anyone with any information regarding this case and who wants to be eligible for a cash rewards is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com, text CSTB plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using our new Tipsubmit Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids.  (Text STOP to 274637 to cancel. Text HELP to 274637 for help. Message & Data Rates May Apply.)

 

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