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Information Sought In Whereabouts Of Robbery Suspect  Captured 

Polk County Sheriff's Robbery detectives are seeking information on the whereabouts of a known suspect wanted in an armed robbery.

Around 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 3, 2008, several people were playing a game of dominos at 745 Pineville Road in Lakeland, Florida, with Sir-Alton Young, DOB 5/7/76, when he pulled a firearm out of the waistband of his pants and demanded to “win as many games as the other players had.” When the victims fled to a nearby car, he followed them and again demanded money from them, pointing the handgun at them. The victims fled on foot, and reported hearing gunshots as they fled.

Sir-Alton Young has been positively identified as the armed suspect in this case. His last known address is 2215 Honeycomb Lane in Lakeland, FL. He is described as a black male with dreadlocks, 5’6”, 150 lbs., and he has a warrant for his arrest for Attempted Murder, Armed Robbery, and Armed Burglary. Sir-AltonYoung is to be considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Det. Christopher Lynn at 1-800-226-0344 or (863) 534-6379.


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: 4/7/2008