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Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s help in a Business Burglary investigation.

At approximately 11:30 pm, on Friday, July 2, 2010, two unknown black male subjects unlawfully entered the CITGO Gas Station, located at 5383 S. Florida Ave., Lakeland. 

The suspects entered the store by force and removed cartons of cigarettes and several bags of potato chips.

Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact Detective William Shepherd at 863.499.2400, or 863.298.6200.


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:
Wood, Donna
                                                Date: 7/13/2010