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VCSO SEEKS SUSPECT IN ARMED CARJACKING IN DELTONA
Detectives were called to a Deltona home Saturday, Jan., 27, at 3:04 p.m. after a victim reported his 2016 red Corvette was carjacked by an armed suspect.
The victim had gone to a Hospice thrift store in Orange City and was confronted by the suspect upon returning home to 1324 Star Court. The suspect put a gun to the victim’s head and demanded the keys to the Corvette. The vehicle was soon located backed in at an apartment complex at 909 Enterprise Cove Ave., Orange City, about a half-mile from the thrift store. The driver had left the scene. Crime Scene detectives processed the vehicle and returned it to the victim.
The armed suspect is described as a black male, 6 feet tall, thin build weighing 130-140 pounds, wearing a black hoodie and black pants. Anyone with information about this suspect or incident is asked to call the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office (VCSO) nonemergency number, 386-248-1777 or the South West Detective Unit at District 6: 386-668-3830.
Or you can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida at 888-277-TIPS (8477), on the web site at westopcrime.com or via the Crime Stoppers smartphone app. Crime Stoppers tips may be eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
Administrative offices: West Volusia 386-736-5961 Daytona Beach 386-254-4689 New Smyrna Beach 386-423-3352
Non-emergency dispatch numbers: DeLand 386-943-8276 Daytona Beach 386-239-8276 New Smyrna Beach 386-409-8276 Osteen 407-323-0151