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Type Case - Homicide
Date/Time Occurred - November 6th, 2006 @ 7:15 P.M.
Location Occurred - Palmetto Trace Apts., 802 1st Ave. Dr. E., Palmetto, FL
Victim – Josely Bell, B/M, 19 yoa
On November 6th, 2006, at approximately 7:15 P.M., 19 year old Josely Bell was shot and killed in the parking lot of Palmetto Trace Apts., in front of the apartment building located at 802 1st Ave. Dr. E., Palmetto. The victim was murdered in the presence of two (2) toddlers he was caring for.
Type Case – Robbery of Elderly Victim w/ Serious Injury
Date/Time Occurred - March 16th, 2007 @ 11:52 P.M.
Location Occurred - 1500 block 2nd Ave. W., Palmetto, FL
Victim – Clarence Poole, B/M, 72 yoa
On March 16th, 2007, at approximately 11:52 P.M., a 72 year old B/M, Clarence Poole, was walking in the 1500 block of 2nd Ave. W., Palmetto, when he was attacked by several unknown B/M’s who struck the victim in the head with an unknown object. The 72 year old victim sustained severe head injuries, and paralysis from the neck down, subsequent to the attack. The motive for the attack is unclear, but was more than likely a Robbery.