20-year-old former Wareham resident victim of homicide in Florida

Oct 2, 2020

Cody Tuomala, a 20-year-old who grew up in Wareham, died following a gunshot wound in Winter Park, Florida.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office reports that deputies responded to Tuomala’s address at about 11 p.m. on September 20 and found Tuomala with a life-threatening wound. He was transported to the hospital and pronounced deceased. 

The incident is being investigated as a homicide. 

According to his obituary, Tuomala was a freshman at Full Sail University in Winter Park. He graduated from the Plymouth Public Library Literacy (GED) program in 2018. Beginning in 2014, he worked for Warren Electrical Technologies. 

Anyone with more information regarding this case is asked to contact crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.