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Polk County Sheriff's detectives are seeking information about two suspects wanted for stealing scratch-off lottery tickets from the 7-11 store located at 101 US Hwy 17 South in Winter Haven.

On Saturday, March 6, 2010, around 5:55 a.m. in the morning, the two suspects, who can be seen here in video surveillance photos, reached across the counter and stole four scratch-off tickets worth $20 each. The suspects later cashed in two of the winning tickets at a nearby Circle K store.  

If anyone has information about this incident or can identify these suspects they are urged to contact Detective Michael Carver at 863.499.2400 or 1.800.226.0344


Anyone with information who wants to REMAIN ANONYMOUS and be eligible for a CASH REWARD is asked to call HEARTLAND CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-226-TIPS or log onto to submit your tip via the web. For a secure and password protected mobile app for your smart device, go to the app store and download the free “P3tips” mobile app. No caller ID, no recorded lines, no tracking cookies, no saved IP addresses. Anonymity is Guaranteed!!

Media Contact:
Eleazer, Carrie
                                                Date: 3/15/2010