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Mulberry Citgo beer theft

Sep 16, 2023
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

CRIME: RETAIL THEFT. BEER. HE STOLE BEER.
CRIME SCENE: CITGO, 4075 SR 60, MULBERRY
POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE CASE #23-37974

On September 16th, at about 10:40pm, the man in these photos entered the Mulberry Citgo store and then ran out a few minutes later carrying two 24-packs of Modelo beer. He did not pay for the brews.

Looking at the photos, one might think, "Hey, that kinda looks like LL Cool J." Indeed, the suspect does look like a smaller version of the NCIS actor/80's rapper, but LL Cool J is cool (hence, his name)...and cool people don't steal beer.

Anyone who recognizes the man or has information regarding this crime is asked to contact Detective Hannon at 863-499-2400, or at RHannon@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,"
• DOWNLOAD the free "P3tips" app on your smartphone or tablet.
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