Released By Osceola County Sheriff’s Office
On March 26, 2019, at 1:14 A.M. Osceola County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 3108 Linton Road in Kissimmee, in reference to a shooting. The victims stated they woke up to loud popping sounds and several bullet holes were located in the house. The residence was struck numerous times, however no one was injured. The investigation revealed the shooting was in retaliation to an earlier physical altercation leading to detectives identifying Bernie Bob Velez 2/14/2000 and Peter Garcia Collado 9/22/1999 as the persons responsible for the shooting. The suspects were taken into custody and a firearm was located at the time of the arrests. Velez and Garcia-Collado are charged with Shooting into an Occupied Dwelling.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is committed to protecting our community and apprehending dangerous violent criminals. We ask our community to report criminal or suspicious activity immediately. Anyone with information related to this case or any other similar incidents, please contact the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at (407) 348-2222 or Crimeline at 1-800-423-8477, where information leading to a felony arrest may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 dollars. https://crimeline.org/