Two men were charged by Osceola deputies with attempted murder, armed burglary, and grand theft on Wednesday after shooting a pawnshop owner during a robbery.
Wednesday morning Osceola County Sheriff deputies responded to La Familia Pawn located at 1555 S. Hoagland Blvd, in Kissimmee, after receiving a report of a possible armed robbery.
The victim told deputies that two men, 34-year-old Erik Rosado-Castaing, and 31-year-old Jorge Guivasjorge approached the business armed with handguns. The victim tried to lock the door to keep the armed suspects from entering the store, but was shot in the arm by one of the suspects.
Once the suspects entered the store they took a large amount of jewelry before fleeing in a vehicle.
Soon after that the suspects were located by deputies while fleeing and were placed under arrest and booked into the Osceola County Jail
The victim is currently in the hospital with non-life threatening wounds.
Anyone with information related to this case is asked to 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/