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Attempt to Identify - Grand Theft Suspects T-Mobile

        

On Saturday, September 21, 2013, around 6:45 p.m., three black females entered the T-Mobile, 4120 S. Florida Avenue, and acted as if they wanted to purchase a phone. While the clerk was busy with other customers, the trio unscrewed the Galaxy phone from the alarm cord and fled the store.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect #1: Black female wearing green shirt with dark colored capri's.
Suspect #2: Black female, pregnant, wearing blue shirt and shorts.
Suspect ##: Black female carrying a white purse.

Anyone with information on the identification of these individuals is asked to contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To be eligible for a cash reward you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #13-18592   Detective Anderson


Attempt to Identify - Fraud Suspect

On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, at approximately 11:30 a.m., an unknown female presented a forged check at Platinum Bank, 724 S. Florida Avenue. The suspect fled the bank when the teller called to verify it.

Anyone with information on the identification of this person is asked to contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event # 13-20813  Detective O’Neill


Notice of Disciplinary Action

On November 7, 2013, Lakeland Police finalized disciplinary action on Sgt. Raymond Lloyd. Sgt. Lloyd submitted a letter of resignation on November 6, 2013. The resignation was in lieu of recommended termination. Chief Womack completed her review of all the relevant facts and evidence presented in the administrative investigation, including statements Sgt. Lloyd made under oath in conjunction with the State Attorney’s related investigation as listed below.

Complaint:

On July 2, 2013, Assistant Chief of Police Mike Link and Lt. Lehman were notified by the State Attorney’s Office that Sergeant Lloyd was the focus of a criminal investigation they were conducting.

On October 5, 2012, Sgt. Raymond Lloyd conducted a traffic stop in the course of his assigned duties as a sworn officer with the Lakeland Police Department. This traffic stop led to a DUI investigation being conducted by Officer Edds, based upon probable cause developed initially by Sgt. Lloyd.   It is alleged that Sgt. Lloyd failed to complete a supplemental report documenting his actions in a timely manner, and did not complete his supplement until four months later on 02/28/13, just prior to a Suppression Hearing related to the case.  

On October 5, 2012, Sgt. Raymond Lloyd conducted a traffic stop in the course of his assigned duties as a sworn officer with the Lakeland Police Department. This traffic stop led to a DUI investigation being conducted by Officer Edds, based upon probable cause developed initially by Sgt. Lloyd.   It is alleged that Sgt. Lloyd failed to complete a supplemental report documenting his actions in a timely manner, and did not complete his supplement until he discovered he had not completed the supplement during the SAO’s investigation approximately nine months later.

On June 18, 2013, Sgt. Lloyd provided testimony relevant to the aforementioned DUI investigation while under oath in an official proceeding.  It is alleged that Sgt. Lloyd made untruthful statements, while under oath, during this proceeding.  It is alleged that Sgt. Lloyd engaged in unlawful conduct during the course of his official duties.  It is alleged that Sgt. Lloyd’s conduct reflects unfavorably upon him as an employee of the department, brings the department into disrepute, and prevents his ability to perform as law enforcement officer. 

The sustained violations are:
Raymond Lloyd, 42, employed since 8/27/98. (Resigned)
a. Neglect of Duty
b. Improper Conduct
c. Conduct Unbecoming


Attempt to Identify - Larceny/Grand Theft Suspect

On Saturday, September 7, 2013, at approximately 3:00 p.m., an unknown suspect entered the Bealls Department Store, 3565 Lakeland Highlands Road, and committed Grand Theft. The suspect grabbed several pair of jeans, ran out of the store and jumped into a gray car, possibly a Dodge.

The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a red shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information on the identification of this person is asked to contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event # 13-17740  Detective Anderson