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Crime Stoppers

North Lakeland Lawn Mower Thefts.

Jul 31, 2022
Media Contact : Brian Bruchey, PIO

suspect photoThe Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating a business burglary and theft that occurred at Southern Wholesale Trailers, 7950 US 98 North, in the north Lakeland area.

On July 31st, between 1:39 a.m. and 3:53 a.m., six Bad Boy Zero-Turn riding lawn mowers were stolen from the business. Two of the mowers got stuck in a ditch near the business and were recovered.

The suspects are believed to be white males.

If you have any information regarding this crime, please contact Detective Wagstaff at 863-577-1629 (CASE #22-31871).

Or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Heartland Crime Stoppers in one of four ways - there is a CASH REWARD up to $3,000 for information leading to any arrests:
CALL 1-800-226 TIPS (8477)
DIAL **TIPS from your cell phone
VISIT the website and click on "Submit A Tip,"
DOWNLOAD the free "P3tips" app on your smartphone or tablet.
You will always remain anonymous and you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $3,000 if your information leads to an arrest.

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