|Information Sought: Suspect in Armed Robbery & Stabbing|
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|Polk County Crime Stoppers|
Polk County Sheriff's Office Robbery detectives are seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in an armed robbery and stabbing that occurred on October 25, 2004.
At around 9:30 p.m. that evening, the victim was attempting to vacuum his vehicle at the Twin Brothers BP Station on 2433 Lucerne Park Road in Winter Haven. While the victim was vacuuming, two black male suspects approached him and one struck him in the back of the head. The victim was hit several more times and stabbed by the suspects. They then removed his cell phone and his money and fled northwest.
One of the suspects has been identified as Willie Turner Leonard, AKA "Peanut", DOB 8/2/80, last known address 2401 NW 2nd Street, Apt. 29, in Winter Haven. He has a warrant for his arrest charging him with Attempted Felony Murder and Armed Robbery.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Detective Travis Avery at 1-800-226-0344 or (863) 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
February 1, 2001