Deshon Morris

Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in the First Degree

Deshon Morris, 27, was convicted by a Polk County Jury for Attempted Murder of the 1st Degree. Morris drove up to a group of people playing dice near Edwin Street in Winter Haven. Morris fired multiple shots at the victim; hitting him twice in the back of the head. Thankfully, the victim survived and was able to recover. Morris faces Life in prison when sentenced on February 10th. State Attorney Brian Haas thanks Assistant State Attorney Ralph Guerra and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for their persistence in seeking justice in this case.


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