4. POLICE REPORT - January Report of Investigation 1/ 10/2017 Ben Sprague printed 01/25/2017 14:04 ***>l<****>l<****>l<***********>l<**************************** December 14, 2016 the Altamonte Department responded to Lofts at Uptown Altamonte, 285 Uptown Blvd Unit 515 in person who jumped or fell from the ﬁfth ﬂoor balcony. The person was later identiﬁed as James William Mulrenin was initially transported Florida Hospital Altamonte (FHA), however due to severity his he was later transported to Regional Medical Center multiple from fall and a deep wound to the back of his left thigh which appeared to be a very deep stab wound or gunshot Det. Ronnie Baker was staying with Mulrenin his transport from FHA Ofﬁcers located Mulrenin's apartment (Unit 515) the door was aj ar. Upon entering apartment no else was found inside and sliding door open. On a round table was towards sliding glass door. The Christmas net lights which hung on the left side of the railing were There were lights on the right side of railing that were to lights that located on ground to A large rug in main room was bunched up towards the center. There was what appeared to blood on the rug. A serrated knife was found on the couch suspected blood was on the carpet, the right portion of the couch recliner, closest to the door on the sliding glass door leading to balcony. A roll of tape was located partially under the couch along with section tape by the open glass slider door that appeared to have been wrapped around something and torn The tape had suspected blood on the sticky Several plastic/nylon zip ties were on the ﬂoor near the rug. was broken IPhone 7 cell phone on kitchen counter. This cellphone also had blood on it and was later determined to be the Mulrenin. Crime Scene Investigator Alison Smolarek later located a projectile on the ﬂoor underneath Mulrenin's leather sectional couch on an additional of apartment The couch had a small puncture in the consistent that of a ﬁred projectile. Upon further inspection of the apartment, CSI located roughly thirteen dollars US currency, in the balcony closet. The money was located in a cardboard box which will be submitted into evidence. Please see her narrative for details to collected in Mulrenin's apartment. approximately 0805 hours, Athaide, OFC Uzzi and I made contact with resident in unit 415, which is directly Mulrenin's apartment. The resident identiﬁed Jerome and stated the following: Ashcroft said on December 14, at roughly 0630 hours, he heard shouting coming from apartment. Ashcroft not if it more than one Ashcroft said he does remember furniture being moved this incident going At one point Ashcroft remembers a stop shouting and running balcony when he the ringing of the railing and then doesn't remember hearing anything that. copy of Aschroft's audio recorded interview will be this as Det. was tasked with closed circuit video surveillance footage that was provided by the Lofts at Uptown Altamonte. Athaide was review video footage which indicated entered the parking garage of the Lofts at Uptown. is his dark colored Chrysler 300 and using his proximity card at 0429 hours on 12/14/2016 gain Mulrenin his vehicle on the second ﬂoor and travels up to his apartment located on ﬁfth ﬂoor. At 0449 he returns to A and takes it to the ﬁrst ﬂoor service bay door. Mulrenin is seen on elevator his cellphone and carrying his that has his keys and card attached to Mulrenin exits on the ﬁrst ﬂoor and walks in the direction of Uptown Boulevard. 111- 16 2017 On Springs Police The reference to a Mulrenin. to the of injuries Orlando (ORMC). Mulrenin suffered injuries the wound. tasked with throughout to ORMC. where found the one the rear was the balcony tilted the previously missing. the similar were the next Mulrenin. the be and located on and the black duct a of balcony off. portion. There a Plus the suspected property of search Mulrenin's (12/15/2016). mid-section, with Smolarek thousand in locked pertaining the evidence At Det. a underneath himself as Ashcroft 2016 his advised he could determine was person. around while was on. in the heavy to the hears after A attached to report BS1. Athaide obtaining Det. able to Mulrenin Mulrenin observed driving to entry. parks the hours, elevator A using lanyard proximity it.