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Armed Robberies at the Circle K (Spirit Lake Rd, Winter Haven).

Aug 12, 2022
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two armed robberies which occurred less than two months apart, at the same Circle K store; it’s believed that the same suspect committed both.

These crimes happened at the Circle K store at 1108 Spirit Lake Road in Winter Haven.

Video of both of these crimes can be seen here.

The first armed robbery took place on July 1st and the second one was on August 12th.

The suspect was a thin black male wearing dark clothing. In the first robbery, he wore a hoodie over his head, and in the second robbery, he wore what appeared to be a fishing hat with a bandana over his face.

If you have any information that could be helpful to this investigation, please contact Detective Quintana at (863)298-6941 or

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