Suspect Sought: Armed Robbery

"For Immediate Release"
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From the
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Polk County Crime Stoppers


Polk County Sheriff's Office, Robbery Unit, detectives are seeking informationon on the October 19, 1998, armed robbery at the Farm Store, located at 1205 U.S. Highway 92 West, near Auburndale. The armed suspect entered the store around 4:30 p.m. and demanded money from the clerk.

The suspect is described as being a white male, in his mid-20s, 5'9" tall, weighing 140 to 150 pounds. He has short dark brown hair. Detectives believe he may have committed similar armed robberies in Osceola County.

 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!

October 29, 1998

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