Information Sought: Robbery/Shooting
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Polk County Sheriff's Office robbery detectives are seeking information about an armed robbery in which an Auburndale man was shot in the leg while at a car wash last week. The robbery/shooting occurred on Dec. 22, 2003, at a car wash located at 3220 Recker Highway in Winter Haven. The suspect approached the victim while he was cleaning his vehicle, pointed a gun at him and demanded his money. The victim ran away and was shot in the leg area. The suspect then fled in the victim's vehicle, a light blue 1993 Lincoln, which was later recovered in the Winter Haven area. The suspect is described as a black male, 5'9 to 5'11, with a medium build. Detectives are seeking any information about the robbery and shooting. Anyone who has information about this robbery or possible suspect and would like to remain anonymous and be eligible for a CASH REWARD is asked to call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS.  To speak to a detective reference the case, call Detective Travis Avery 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.
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February 1, 2001


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