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Deputies searching Dade City area for Orange County homicide suspect

Published Aug. 8, 2015


Suspect in homicide may be loose in Pasco

Authorities say a suspect wanted for an Orange County homicide is hiding near Dade City. Alejandro Christian Soloria, 17, is wanted by the Orange County Sheriff's Office for a May 31 slaying in Orlando, according to Crime Stoppers. A warrant has been issued for his arrest, and Pasco sheriff's deputies are searching the Dade City area because they think he is hiding there. Details on the alleged crime were not available late Friday. Soloria is Hispanic, 5 feet 9, weighing 160 pounds. Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information leading to his whereabouts and arrest. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-873-8477, report online at or send a mobile tip using the TipSubmit app.