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Theft of Construction Equipment
Polk County Sheriff's Office Agricultural Detectives are investigating the theft of a 1993 John Deere 310D yellow backhoe stolen from a construction site located off State Road 37 in the Mulberry area. Detectives believe the theft occurred between January 13-14, 2000. The tractor is owned by Falcon Construction in Bartow. The serial number is T0310D6794070; owner identification marks are #66. Detectives are requesting assistance in locating possible suspects.

Anyone with information who wishes to remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $1,000 reward is asked to call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS. To speak to a detective reference the case, call the Sheriff's Office at 533-0344, or 534-6379.

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!

Media Contact: Sterling Ivey, 863 534-6377 or 819-0221, pager
February 3, 2000


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