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Black male, 22-29 years of age, approximately 5’8”, 150 – 160 lbs., thin build, short dreadlocks. Wearing a black hooded sweat shirt with a white design on the front, blue jeans and black athletic shoes.
Deputy Thomas Paradiso, 31 year old
3 year veteran
Assigned to District One Patrol
On December 14, 2011 at approximately 1:03 a.m. Deputy Paradiso responded to the area of 124th avenue east and Nebraska Avenue in reference to a suspicious person. Deputy Paradiso came in contact with the subject and while speaking with him, the suspect became combative and began fighting with the deputy. During the struggle Deputy Paradiso sustained a minor sprain to his wrist. The suspect fled the scene and is still at large. The Eye On Crime cameras in the District One area captured a photo of the suspect.
Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).