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Polk County Sheriff's detectives are seeking information about a theft that occurred on Southside Frontage Rd at McCue Rd in Lakeland.

On Thursday morning, February 21, 2013 at approximately 5:15 a.m. a white male attempted to steal over 100’ of guard rail along the roadway.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid 30’s. A sketch of the subject as described by a witness is provided. He was driving an older green full-sized pickup truck with an extended cab. The truck was either a Chevrolet or GMC, had dents and a rust spot behind the right rear tire.

If anyone has information about this incident or can identify this subject, they are urged to contact Detective Phil Ryan at 863.577.1629 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:
Eleazer, Carrie
                                                Date: 2/22/2013