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Jose Aviles Maldonado
Description: Hispanic male, 5-9 - 5'11", approximately 170 lbs, medium
build, black hair and brown eyes. Last seen wearing gray sweat shirt,
unknown color shorts and hat.
- 1999 Blue SUV with temporary tag (A W V 2 7 6 2)
1801 French Creek Road
On February 24, 2013 at approximately 4:50 a.m. the victim was approached by the suspect, Jose Aviles Maldonado who was driving a 1999 Blue SUV at the corner of 139th avenue and 15th street. The two engaged in a verbal dispute which escalated to physical
altercation when Maldonado exited his vehicle via the driver side door, brandished an unknown type handgun, pointed it at that
victim and fired twice, striking the victim once in the right arm and once in the abdomen area. Maldonado then got back into his vehicle and fled the scene. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non life threatening injuries. The suspect vehicle was recovered by Tampa Police Department in the area of 32nd and 12th Street.
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).