Skip navigation links
Sheriff Grady Judd
News Room
Inside PCSO
Fugitives & Offenders
Careers
Animal Control
Citizen Info
Crime Prevention
Inquiries
Contact Us
Stop Graffiti
 
Information Sought In Fatal Hit And Run  Sought 

Polk County Sheriff's Traffic deputies are seeking information about a fatal hit and run crash in which a Lakeland man was killed.

Around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 18, 2008, a vehicle struck and killed 37-year-old Robert Allen Watson as he was walking across West Highland Street at Southern Avenue in Lakeland. The vehicle fled the scene.

A photo of the victim can be seen here. If anyone has any information about this crash or the identity of the victim they are urged to contact Polk County Traffic Deputy Sheriff Matthew Williams at 577-1600 or 1-800-226-0344.

 
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION WHO WANTS TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS AND BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CASH REWARD IS ASKED TO CALL
1-800-226-TIPS or LOG ONTO www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com. ANONYMITY IS GUARANTEED!
 iPhone and Droid users can download a free tip submit app to anonymously report crime. To install these free apps, please visit www.tipsoft.com.
 
 
Media Contact:
Eleazer, CarrieNo presence information
                                                Date: 5/20/2008