Polk County Sheriff’s Office Robbery detectives are asking for the public’s help in a Business Robbery investigation.
At approximately 2:20 pm, on Friday, June 6, 2014, a black male subject entered the Tasty Cakes Discount Bakery Store located at 2226 S Combee Road, Lakeland, and demanded money from the clerk.
After the clerk cooperated with the suspect, the clerk was tied up in the back of the store. The suspect then fled the area.
The suspect was described as a dark skinned black male, being approximately 5’8” tall and weighing approximately 150 lbs. The suspect was wearing all black clothing and a black “fishing” style hat with a circular brim. The suspect’s black tee-shirt had bold white lettering across the front of the shirt.
Anyone with information about his investigation is urged to contact Detective Craig Powers at 863-298-6200.