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Car burglar of Southeast Winter Haven is now an armed burglar

Apr 3, 2023
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

On April 3rd at around 3:52 am, a man attempted to enter several vehicles in the county-named streets of southeast Winter Haven, and he was successful at least one time. 

In that one successful burglary, he stole a loaded handgun and a credit card.

At 6:21 that same morning, he went into Walmart (355 Cypress Gardens Blvd) and used the stolen credit card to purchase Visa and Master Card gift cards. 

If you recognize this suspect, or you have any other information that could be helpful to this investigation, please contact Detective Richards at 863-298-6200 or MRICHARDS@POLKSHERIFF.ORG (23-13971).

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