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Walgreen's theft in Lakeland (8/4)

Aug 4, 2023
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

CRIME: RETAIL THEFT
CRIME SCENE: WALGREEN'S STORE, 6730 US 98 NORTH, LAKELAND
POLK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE CASE #23-31884

On August 4th at around 11:20pm, the suspect in these photos entered a Walgreen's store and began gathering numerous items of merchandise. 

Due to his behavior in the store, he was asked to leave. 

The man began causing a disturbance, threw items, then fled the store and stolen merchandise as he left.

Anyone who recognizes this man or has information regarding this crime is asked to 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,"
• DOWNLOAD the free "P3tips" app on your smartphone or tablet.
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