One Deceased and One Hospitalized after located at Residence on Chamberlin Boulevard

One Deceased and One Hospitalized after located at Residence on Chamberlin Boulevard

Wauchula, FL (December 7, 2020): The Hardee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident that occurred early this morning at a residence on Chamberlin Boulevard where one individual was found deceased and another was hospitalized.

At 4:42 a.m., the Hardee County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call in regards to a male unconscious and not breathing. Once officers arrived to the residence, the male was declared deceased and another individual was transported to AdventHealth Sebring and is said to be in critical condition.

Investigators are working to follow up on all leads regarding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Hardee County Sheriff’s Office at (863) 773-4144 or Heartland Crime Stoppers at (800) 226-TIPS (8477) where you may be eligible to receive a reward. Anonymous tips can also be submitted on the free HCSO mobile app or called into Crime Stoppers from a mobile device by dialing **TIPS.

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For more information, please contact:

Makayla Chancey, PIO

Hardee County Sheriff’s Office

(863) 773-0304