Polk County, Florida — Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office are asking for help from the public with an Attempted Murder Investigation.
At approximately 6 a.m., on Saturday, September 21, 2013, a shooting incident occurred in the area of Edwin Street, NE Winter Haven.
31-year-old Kelvin Lewis Key-Herrington of 518 Sears Avenue NE, Winter Haven, was identified as the shooter. The victim was transported to a local hospital to be treated for an injury to the hand.
66-year-old Deborah Mobley Thompson, Key-Herrington’s grandmother of 213 Avenue P NW, Winter Haven, approached a witness shortly after the incident and threatened the witness with violence if her grandson was identified as the shooter.
Deborah Mobley Thompson turned herself in on the late evening hours of September 24, 2013. After the media releases showed her photo multiple times, she realized she could not hide.
She is charged with Obstruction of Justice/Tampering In A Felony Capital Proceeding.
There is still an active warrant for Kelvin Key-Herrington. Key-Harrington is facing charges of Attempted Murder, Shooting into an occupied Vehicle, Tampering with a Victim and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
Do not attempt to approach Kelvin Key-Herrington, he is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information in the whereabouts of Key-Herrington and Thompson is urged to contact Detective Jacob Alderman at 863-297-1100, or 863-298-6200.
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION WHO WANTS TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS AND BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CASH REWARD IS ASKED TO CALL HEARTLAND CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-226-TIPS