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Detectives from the Polk County Sheriff's Office are trying to identify the person pictured in these two photos.
They would like to question him about a car burglary which occurred in the Solterra Resort on Monday, February 8th at about 5:10 AM.
The victim, who was vacationing at the resort, was in the process of packing up her vehicle when the burglary and theft occurred. She said that she placed some of her property into the car, which was parked in the driveway. When she went back inside to get more of her property, the suspect(s) struck.
If you recognize this individual, or you have information that might be helpful to this investigation, please contact Detective Adcock at 863-236-3930 (reference case #21-5533).
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 www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com 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.