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Attempted Murder Arrest


Released By Osceola County Sheriff’s Office

On May 14, 2019 at 8:05 P.M. deputies responded to the area of 4636 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway (Sevilla Plaza) in reference to a stabbing. The victim was transported by a witness to a local hospital where he remains in critical but stable condition. The victim sustained a large laceration to his throat and is currently unable to provide a statement. Deputies were able to identify the suspect as, Sidney Tijon Ward, who initially fled the scene, but later arrived at the hospital and was treated for a laceration to his hand. Sidney was interviewed and cooperated with the investigation. Sidney admitted to cutting/hitting the victim with a knife during an altercation with the victim, in the Sevilla Plaza parking lot. He was arrested and at this time charged with attempted murder.

Anyone with additional information on this incident is asked to contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222.