Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 10-013

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborougho County Sheriff’s Office
    • January 8, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • (813) 247-8060

    Sheriff's Office looking for "Boogie Man"

    Anyone with information in reference to Otis Harrell (aka Boogie Man) is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.
    • Wednesday
    • January 6, 2010
    • Time: 1:50 PM
    • 2205 East Fletcher Avenue
    • Tampa, FL
    Who:

    Victim:
    Gregory A.  Harris,  DOB 11-27-77
    1719 – 143rd Avenue East
    Tampa
     
    Wanted Suspect:
    Otis Harrell,  DOB 6-27-81
    Aka:  Boogie Man
    Address:  At large
    Charges:  Armed Robbery / Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon


     
    What: 
      
    Aggravated Battery/Armed Robbery

    When:   
    Incident occurred on January 6, 2010 at 1:50 p.m.

    Where:
       
    2205 East Fletcher Avenue

    Summary:
     
    On January 6, 2010, a known suspect (Otis Harrell) called the victim (Gregory Harris) and asked him to give him a ride.  The victim drove to the McDonald’s located at 2205 E. Fletcher Avenue.  When the suspect entered the victim’s vehicle he proceeded to produce a handgun and attempted to rob the victim.  When the victim did not comply with the suspect’s demands, the suspect shot the victim in the side and then fled the scene.  The victim was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.
     
    Anyone with any information reference Otis Harrell  (aka Boogie Man) is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.
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