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Polk County Sheriff's Office
Thursday March 28th, 2013 :: 01:19 p.m. EDT



Polk County Sheriff’s Office Robbery detectives are asking for the public’s help in a dry cleaner Robbery investigation.

At approximately 1:30 pm, on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, a white male suspect entered into Spotless Cleaners Laundry located at 6729 US Hwy. 98 N in Lakeland, and demanded cash from the register.

The clerk, fearing for her safety, complied with the suspects demands. After leaving with an undisclosed amount of money, the white male was seen on foot heading north towards Publix.

The suspect was described as a being approximately 6’0” tall and thin, wearing blue jeans, a dark colored zip-up hoodie (navy blue or black), a dark colored “beanie-style” hat, and dark colored sunglasses.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact Detective Chris Katsoulis with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at 863-298-6925, or 863-298-6200.

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION WHO WANTS TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS AND BE ELIGIBLE FOR A CASH REWARD IS ASKED TO CALL HEARTLAND CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-226-TIPS or LOG ONTO ANONYMITY IS GUARANTEED! iPhone users can download a free tip submit app to anonymously report crime. To install this free app, search for "TipSoft" or "TipSubmit" on the Apple App Store.

Polk County Sheriff's Office
1891 Jim Keene Boulevard
Winter Haven, FL 33880

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 863-298-6200

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