September 28, 2001
Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
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The Polk County
Sheriff's Office has arrested one of the suspects responsible for stealing
a vehicle and fleeing from Osceola and Polk County deputies on September
At approximately 8 a.m. today, deputies arrested 39-year-old
Greene, DOB 1/21/62, of 3403 Baker Dairy Rd. in Haines City, for Dealing
in Stolen Property, Violation of Probation, Violation of House Arrest, and
Resisting Without Violence.
On the morning of September 27, 2001, Polk County Sheriff deputies
responded to the pursuit of a stolen pick-up truck, which began in Osceola
County and entered Polk County. Deputies attempted to stop the stolen
white Dodge 4x4 pick-up truck, occupied by two white males. The pursuit
ended when the suspects bailed from the vehicle in a pasture near Loughman,
and eluded deputies on foot.
At approximately 8 a.m. this morning, deputies, with the assistance of a
K-9 Unit, apprehended Greene as he attempted to flee from a residence in