Information Sought: Suspect wanted for armed burglary, kidnapping, aggravated assault, aggravated stalking, and domestic battery. 
 
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Polk County Crime Stoppers
Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking information concerning the whereabouts of a suspect wanted for armed burglary, kidnapping, aggravated assault, aggravated stalking, and domestic battery. 

The suspect, identified as Filiberto Martinez, AKA Florentino Martinez-Hernandez, DOB 9/12/72, broke into 100 Mosley Road in Lake Alfred around 2:00 a.m. on August 8, 2002.  Martinez pulled a female victim (his ex-girlfriend) from bed and threatened her with a knife.  The victim, in fear for her life, agreed to go with the suspect — he then put the knife down and pulled the victim outside.  Neighbors
helped the victim get away from Martinez and called the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.  Martinez fled on foot when Sheriff’s deputies arrived on-scene.

Filiberto Martinez has a warrant for his arrest for this incident, and he is being charged with: Armed Burglary, Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Stalking, and Domestic Battery. Martinez is described as a Hispanic male, 5’7”, 165 lbs., with a scar under his right eye. Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of the suspect should contact Polk County Sheriff’s Detective Glenda Eichholtz at 1-800-226-0344.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for up to a $2,000
reward is asked to call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS.
Anonymity is Guaranteed!

 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!

February 1, 2001


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