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Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s help in a Burglary and Theft investigation.


At approximately 8:20 a.m. on Thursday, November 9, 2017, the suspect shown below entered the Dollar General Store located at 160 4th Street in Eagle Lake. He removed a package of men’s socks from the store without paying for them.  The suspect was confronted by store employee’s and he returned the socks, then left on a bicycle.


The suspect appears to be a Hispanic male, wearing a red ball cap, plaid flannel shirt over a black tee shirt with a white emblem on the front, and black shorts.  The suspect has a tear drop tattoo on his right cheek below his eye and another unknown tattoo on the left cheek under the left eye.  It appears the suspect also has tattoos on both arms and hands.  The suspect was also seen leaving the store on a black or dark green medium sized bicycle.


Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact Detective Michael Haygood at the Eagle Lake Polk County Sheriff's Office at 863-293-5677 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:
Cash, Michele
                                                Date: 11/30/2017