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Polk County Sheriff's detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying an EBT card theft suspect.

Around 1:30 p.m. on September 3, 2013, the suspect, seen here in video surveillance, used a stolen EBT card to pay for groceries at the Wal-Mart store located at 1050 East Van Fleet Drive in Bartow.

If anyone has information about this incident or can identify this suspect, they are urged to contact Detective Chris Madden at 863.292.3357.



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: 10/17/2013