|Suspect Sought: Criminal Mischief/Animal Cruelty||
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|Polk County Crime Stoppers|
|Polk County Sheriff's Office, East Region, Ridge
District, detectives are seeking information with a
criminal mischief and animal cruelty investigation in
which a pet goose was found killed and a golf course
Sometime during the early morning hours of Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997, a three-year-old pet goose was killed at the Poinciana Golf and Tennis Club, located in eastern Polk County. The goose, who had been cared for by Poinciana employees, was found in a lake with her neck cut. The goose also had a weighted rope tied around her. Several tee markers, hazard markers and the No. 3 flag were found in the lake as well.
A reward of up to $1,000 may be awarded for information leading to the arrest or indictment of a suspect or suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS. Anonymity is Guaranteed!
September 23, 1997