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Polk County Sheriff’s Office Robbery detectives are asking for the public’s help in a dry cleaner Robbery investigation.

At approximately 1:30 pm, on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, a white male suspect entered into Spotless Cleaners Laundry located at 6729 US Hwy. 98 N in Lakeland, and demanded cash from the register.

The clerk, fearing for her safety, complied with the suspects demands.  After leaving with an undisclosed amount of money, the white male was seen on foot heading north towards Publix.

The suspect was described as a being approximately 6’0” tall and thin, wearing blue jeans, a dark colored zip-up hoodie (navy blue or black), a dark colored “beanie-style” hat, and dark colored sunglasses.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact Detective Chris Katsoulis with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 863-298-6925, 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: 3/28/2013