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Retail theft at 7-Eleven in Kathleen

Jun 28, 2023
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

CRIME: RETAIL THEFT 
CRIME SCENE: 7-ELEVEN, 7240 KATHLEEN RD. IN LAKELAND
POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE CASE #23-26708

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a retail theft that occurred at the 7-Eleven store at 7240 Kathleen Road in Lakeland on June 28th at about 1:45 am.

The suspect is a white male, about 5' 10" and 170lbs. He has several tattoos on his left arm. He was accompanied by a white female who may not have had any knowledge of the theft, but identifying her could possibly lead to the identity of the man.

The pair left in a gold pickup truck, possibly an extended cab Chevrolet.

WATCH THE VIDEO HERESuspect and vehicle

If you recognize either or both of these people, or their truck, or you have any information that could be helpful to this investigation, please contact Detective Knight at 863-577-1600  or at BKnight@polksheriff.org.

If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Heartland Crime Stoppers in one of four ways:
• CALL 1-800-226 TIPS (8477)
• DIAL **TIPS from your cell phone
• VISIT www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com
and click on "Submit A Tip,"
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