Polk County Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public’s help in a Retail Theft investigation.
On or about December 19, 2013, an unknown suspect(s) stole merchandise from Southern Comfort Antiques, located at 29119 Hwy. 27, in Dundee. The suspect(s) stole a “Royal Doulton Jack Russell” dog figurine and a crystal “Lalique” figurine of “the Virgin Mary”. The stolen merchandise had an approximate value of $675.00.
A younger, tall, thin, heavily tattooed, white male subject accompanied by a younger, black haired, heavy set, white female (with a stroller) inquired about the merchandise during the same time frame as the theft. The subjects were with another couple and left shortly before the items were discovered missing.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Michael Britt at 863-438-9540, or 863-298-6200.