Unsolved Cases
Homicide

The Pasco Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in solving the following cases. ANY information or tip that you might have that could be related to any of these cases could be the clue needed to solve it! Please call the Pasco County Sheriff's Office toll-free at 1-800-854-2862 or email the information using the tip sheet option under each listing. YOU CAN REMAIN ANONYMOUS!

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00-52084 Purmesh Mangroo (Infant) Sgt. Jason Hatcher 4106 Peaceful Lane On 11/21/2000 the w/m three-week old victim Purmesh Mangroo was found dead in his crib by his mother. Autopsy performed on the infant indicated the infant was a victim of homicidal violence. MCU 2 
01-45956 Juan Rosas Campos/Leonor Otero Sgt. Jason Hatcher14901 Meredith Street On 9/30/2001 h/m victim Juan Rosas Campos (45 yoa) was murdered during a robbery attempt at his residence in Dade City Florida. During this incident h/f victim Leonor Otero (40 yoa) exited the house in an attempt to assist Campos whereupon she was murdered. MCU 2 
01-4845 Kerry Ray Sgt. Jason Hatcher 7531 Ilex drive On 1/31/2001 w/m victim Kerry Ray (49 yoa) was found dead in his residence in Port Richey Florida. Deceased was a victim of homicidal violence. MCU 1 
01-5563 Jesse James Nacarlo Sgt. Jason Hatcher Alnwick Circle (Park Richey Apartments) On 2/5/2001 w/m victim Jesse James Narcarlo (28 yoa) engaged in a verbal argument outside his apartment in Port Richey Florida. A fight ensued and the victim was murdered. MCU 1 
01-59272 John Thomas Decker Sgt. Jason Hatcher 17349 Shirla Rae Drive On 12/14/2001 three black males entered onto the residence of 17349 Shirla Rae Drive in Spring Hill Florida. Once on the property the suspects pulled out handguns and robbed the owner of his property. Several neighbors were present in the residence during the time of the robbery. One of the neighbors w/m victim John Thomas Decker (34 yoa) was murdered. Suspects fled the scene. MCU 3 
03-4048 John C. Combs Jr. / Ricardo Novoa-Mendoza Sgt. Jason Hatcher Clay Sink Road off C.R. 575 in Lacoochee On 1/27/2003 the bodies of John Combs Jr. and Ricardo Novoa-Mendoza were discovered in the burned vehicle owned by Combs. The vehicle was located in the wooded area off Clay Sink Road in Lacoochee Florida. MCU 2 
04-8624 Todd George Novak Sgt. Jason Hatcher 4714 School Road On 2/14/2004 Todd Novak (top photo) was found murdered in his home in Land O~Lakes Florida. Detectives are trying to identify the man (in the bottom photos with the ball cap) in the Publix security video who called Novak~s home on the evening of 2/13/2004. The Publix is located at Lutz Lake Fern Road and Dale Mabry Highway. MCU 1 
05-47973 Jadarrion D. Johnson (Baby) Sgt. Jason Hatcher 37495 Acorn Loop On 9/3/2005 n/b Jadarrion Johnson (2-month old infant) was discovered non-responsive by his mother in Dade City Florida. Upon attemting to revive the infant it was discovered the victim was dead. Autopsy revealed the victim died of homicidal violence. MCU 2 
05-49498 Beverly Bobrick Sgt. Jason Hatcher Her residence on Red Run Drive Beverly Bobrick was last seen (by friends she had dinner with at Chili~s) on 9/10/2005 at 8:30 p.m. Beverly~s body was found in her residence in Port Richey Florida on 9/11/2005 at 2:20 p.m. after a neighbor discovered her back door open. There were indications the residence had been burglarized. MCU 3 
06-12758 Arthur Alexander Jones Sgt. Jason HatcherGeraldine Road On 3/3/2006 w/m victim Arthur A. Jones engaged in an ongoing argument with his neighbor. The suspect h/m Bobby Gonzalez killed the victim. Victim was flown to St. Joseph~s Hospital where he died from his injuries. MCU 2 
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