Information Sought: Warrant Suspect Sought
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Files of . . .
Polk County Crime Stoppers
Polk County Sheriff's Office deputies are seeking the public's help in finding a warrant suspect who fled deputies as they attempted to serve him with an arrest warrant this morning. Cecilio Ramirez, DOB 12/01/78, of 5304 Spring Creek Drive in Lakeland, was at his residence this morning when Warrant Detective Chuck Hicks arrived around 8:00 a.m. and attempted to place him under arrest. Ramirez fled through a window in the house, breaking it in the process, and D/S Hicks jumped through the window after him.  D/S Hicks received lacerations to his scalp in the process, and was transported to Lakeland Regional Medical Center, where he received stitches and is expected to make a full recovery.

Ramirez is still at large, having fled into some nearby orange groves near the Hillsborough County line. He is described as 6'1", 200 lbs., and he was last seen wearing orange shorts. His warrant is for misdemeanor Domestic Violence, and Failure to Appear Criminal Mischief.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the PCSO Warrants Unit at 1-800-226-0344. 

Anyone wishing to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward should contact 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
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February 1, 2001

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