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Polk County Sheriff's deputies are seeking information about a business burglary that occurred on Tnursday, March 28, 2013, at the Bridger's Truck Stop located a 549 Bridgers Avenue in Auburndale.

Around 1:55 a.m. that morning, a dark Ford F-250 or F-350 truck with rear doors, a diamond-plate tool box, and a "4x4" emblem on the back, pulled up in front of the business and five unknown black male suspects exited.  Two of the suspects pried open the door, and all five went inside.

Once inside, the suspects took an undisclosed amount of cash from the business, and then fled the scene.   A video surveillance photo of the truck can be seen here.

If anyone has information about this incident or recognizes the truck, they are urged to contact Detective Kevin Loder at 863.297.1100.


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: 4/8/2013