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Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies are asking for the public’s help in a Vehicle Theft investigation.

At approximately 4:41 am, on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, a male suspect was seen entering an unlocked pickup truck which had been left running at the Circle K convenience store located at 7695 Highway 60, Bartow. 

The suspect is described as being in his 20s, less than six feet tall and wore a black shirt, black shorts and a black ball cap.  He had dark hair and a goatee.

The truck stolen was a green 1998 Ford Ranger with Florida license tag of 467 NCD.

The suspect fled away from the store toward Alturas Road and appeared to travel toward Highway 60.

Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact Detective Joshua Anderson 863-662-9635, 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: 8/14/2013