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Information Sought in Armed Business Robbery    Captured 
Polk County Sheriff's Robbery detectives are seeking information about an armed business robbery that occurred in Haines City on Saturday, January 26, 2008. Around 9:50 p.m. that night, an unknown black male suspect armed with a revolver approached the victims, who were closing the One Stop Food Mart at 2998 US Hwy
17/92 in Haines City, and forced them into the store at gunpoint. The armed suspect robbed the victims of an undisclosed amount of cash from the register, and then
fled the store northeast on foot. The suspect is described as a black male, 6’ tall, thin build, 16-25 years old, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, blue gym shorts, and a dark mask over his face. Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Robbery Unit at 1-800-226-0344 or (863) 534-6379.

Anyone with information who wants to REMAIN ANONYMOUS and be eligible for a CASH REWARD is asked to call HEARTLAND CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-226-TIPS or log onto to submit your tip via the web. For a secure and password protected mobile app for your smart device, go to the app store and download the free “P3tips” mobile app. No caller ID, no recorded lines, no tracking cookies, no saved IP addresses. Anonymity is Guaranteed!!

Media Contact:
Eleazer, Carrie
                                                Date: 1/30/2008