On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at approximately 3:10 am, a Stepp’s Towing tow truck driver arrived at Stepp’s Towing located at 2000 West Memorial Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida to secure his tow truck in a secured lot. While in the tow lot, two unknown black male suspects armed with weapons approached the victim while he was securing his tow truck. The two suspects pointed their weapons at the victim demanding personal property and at one point striking the victim with one of the weapons. The suspects fled the scene entering an unknown make/model vehicle fleeing the scene west on Emma Street.
If anyone has information about this incident or recognizes these suspects they are urged to contact Detective Mike Music at 863-298-6921.