Wimauma, FL - In the early hours of Saturday morning, a domestic altercation in Wimauma took a tragic turn, leaving an adult male dead and law enforcement authorities in Hillsborough County on the hunt for a 21-year-old suspect. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is actively seeking information from the public to aid in their investigation.
The incident was reported to authorities shortly before 5:30 a.m., when a call came in regarding a domestic dispute that had escalated to a fatal outcome. Deputies swiftly responded to the scene, located in the 3300 block of Sanchez Ranch Lane, where they discovered an adult male with severe upper-body trauma. Despite their efforts to render aid, the victim succumbed to his injuries.
The victim's identity has not been released pending notification of family members, and details surrounding the domestic altercation remain limited at this time. However, law enforcement officials have identified Osmin Castillo, a 21-year-old individual, as a person of interest in connection with the case. Detectives are actively seeking information about Castillo's whereabouts and his possible involvement in the incident.
Authorities are urging anyone with knowledge about Osmin Castillo or any information related to the investigation to come forward and contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. Providing any information, no matter how seemingly insignificant, could prove crucial in bringing justice to the victim and closure to his grieving loved ones.
Residents are encouraged to stay vigilant and report any suspicious activity while authorities work tirelessly to locate and apprehend the suspect.