|Information Sought: ARMED BURGLARY SUSPECT SOUGHT|
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|Polk County Crime Stoppers|
|Polk County Sheriff’s
Office robbery detectives are seeking the public’s help in finding suspect
Alton Ray West, DOB 4/18/59, wanted for committing an armed burglary and
attempted armed robbery on September 5, 2002, at 2631 Gerties Road in
Bartow. West awoke the victim around 5:00 a.m. that morning by
placing a gun to the victim’s neck and demanding money. The victim
began to struggle with West, whose face was covered, which caused the object
covering West’s face to fall to the ground. West fled the residence
once his face was revealed to the victim.
Alton West was positively identified by the victim, and has a felony warrant for his arrest for Armed Burglary with Assault, and Attempted Armed Robbery. West, seen in this photo, has a last known address of 3442 3rd Avenue in Bartow, and is described as 5’9” and 160 lbs.
If you have any information concerning
the whereabouts of Alton Ray West, please contact Sheriff’s Detective Bruce
West (no relation) at 1-800-226-0344.
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
February 1, 2001
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