Sebring PD searching for armed shooting suspect

From the Sebring Police Department:

SHOOTING UPDATE: FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2023 – Authorities are attempting to locate 28 year-old Charles Javarius “CJ” Hipps of Sebring in reference to the March 20th shooting at “The Spot” located on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Sebring’s Washington Heights Community.

Hipps has an active felony arrest warrant for attempted second degree murder. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information is asked to please contact the Sebring Police Department at (863)471-5107 or their local law enforcement agency if outside Sebring.

To report a tip anonymously and be eligible for a reward, call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-888-400 TIPS (8477), or tips may be reported via by clicking on “Submit A Tip” tab. Tips may also be reported on a smartphone or tablet through the free “P3tips” app on your smart phone. You will always remain anonymous no matter how you submit your tip.

Tips are forwarded to law enforcement for follow up.

If an arrest is made based on your tip, you are eligible for a cash reward.

Skip to content