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Information Sought In Burglary  Sought 

Detectives are asking for the community’s help in locating two suspects who committed a residential burglary on Golden Gate Boulevard, Polk City.

At approximately 3:08 am, on Thursday, April 17, 2008, two unknown males, possibly between 20-30 years of age, were observed exiting what appeared to be a white or silver Toyota Echo or similar small 4-door car, and approach the victim’s residence.

One suspect, described as a white male, possibly with a tattoo on his right forearm, was seen taking fishing equipment from the victim’s boat. He was wearing a baseball cap with a light colored stocking cap over it, a dark colored t-shirt and dark colored long shorts.

A second suspect, the driver of the car, is described as a white male who was wearing light colored clothing, possibly a t-shirt, and long shorts.

If anyone has any information on this investigation, please contact Detective Wes Whitmore at 863.577-1600, or 863.534.6200.


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: 5/12/2008