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Jun 7, 2024
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Jun 5, 2024
Two additional suspects arr...

Polk County Sheriff’s Office Homicide detectives continue to make arrests, including felony murder...

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Jun 4, 2024
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Another victim comes forward against Markanthony Fernandez

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May 29, 2024
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4 teen girls given alcohol & THC, and recorded by off-duty Bartow officer in sexual situations

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May 17, 2024
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Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives have solved and closed a murder investigation that started...

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Crime Stoppers

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Jun 4, 2024
Car burglary on Idaho Ave. Lakeland ... More Info
May 26, 2024
Davenport/Four Corners counterfeit bills ... More Info
May 29, 2024
May 29th car burglaries at The Shores at Lake Sears ... More Info
May 8, 2024
Posner Park burglary & theft on May 8th ... More Info
May 22, 2024
Mulberry burglars ... More Info
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