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Bicycle theft in unincorporated Lakeland

Feb 10, 2021
Media Contact : Alicia Manautou, PIO

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is asking for assistance in locating a stolen Bilda Brewster bicycle and the suspected thief. 

Sometime between 6:30 p.m. on February 10th and 2:00 p.m. the next day (Feb. 11th), the bicycle pictured below was stolen from the victim’s residence in the Firestone Way area. 

It is predominately white in color with red accents on the seat and wheels of the bike. The serial number printed on the aluminum body is: 20120903.

If you have seen this bicycle, or you have other information that may be helpful to this investigation, please contact Detective Marshall at 863-577-1625 (reference case #21-6128).

Or if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Heartland Crime Stoppers:
* Call 1-800-226 TIPS (8477)
* From your cell phone, dial **TIPS
* Or visit the website and click on "Submit A Tip,"
* Or download the free "P3tips" app on your smartphone or tablet.

You will always remain anonymous when you send a tip through Crime Stoppers and you are eligible for a cash reward if your information leads to an arrest.

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