$10,000 reward in Mulberry workplace shooting case

Danny Coleman Thompson, Jr. is considered armed & dangerous.
Danny Coleman Thompson, Jr. is considered armed & dangerous.

MULBERRY, Fla. (WFLA) – A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of shooting two people at his former workplace in Mulberry last week.

39-year-old Danny Coleman Thompson, Jr. is still on the run and is believed to be armed and dangerous, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Thompson is wanted for three counts of attempted first degree murder, and one count of armed burglary

Investigators say at 2:22 p.m. on Thursday July 30, Thompson arrived at MES-GCI Construction, located at 2360 Old Highway 60, and began firing at employees of the business.

Two people were injured in the shooting and were transported to Lakeland Regional Health Center with non-life threatening injuries. A third person was at the business but was not injured.

Thompson is 6’2” tall, he has brown hair and blue eyes and was last seen wearing a cap, t-shirt and blue jeans. His last known address 6242 Springwoods Lane, Lakeland.

Thompson is believed to be driving a 2006 Ford 150 Super Crew Cab with Florida Tag 212-6PD.

Anyone with information about Thompson’s whereabouts is urged to contact the PCSO at 863.2968.6200.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a $10,000 reward is asked to called Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS or log onto www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com. Anonymity is guaranteed. iPhone users can download a free tip submit app to anonymously report crime. To install this free app, search for “TipSoft” or “TipSubmit” on the Apple App Store.

Mulberry shooting suspect Danny Coleman Thompson, Jr. is considered armed & dangerous.
Mulberry shooting suspect Danny Coleman Thompson, Jr. is considered armed & dangerous.

 

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