Polk County man dead after possible stabbing to the face

POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- The Polk County Sheriff's Office arrived at a Lakeland home, located at 12505 County Place Rd. after 11 p.m. on Friday after receiving a call about a possible stabbing.

Deputies discovered 32-year-old Gabriel Gamino with a serious wound to his face. He was sent to Lakeland Regional Health to be treated for his injuries.

He died around 11:50 p.m. from sustained injuries. 

Authorities discovered that Gamino had been in a fight with an unidentified male suspect in the yard when he was struck in the face. The suspect ran off and Gamino went to a neighbor for assistance.

 Anyone with information on the possible unidentified suspect, contact the PCSO at (863) 298-6200. To be eligible for a cash reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS. All tips or information will remain anonymous. 

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