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Lakeland Police Department’s next Chief’s Chat will be held on Monday, January 6, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Community Room of the Lakeland Police Department, located at 219 N Massachusetts Avenue. 


Cancel....Child was located at 334 W. 10th Street, Lakleand, Florida and detectives are following up with interviews of the parents.

 

A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued for 4 months old, Ta'kera Gilbert, who was last seen at her residence, 1225 North Lincoln Avenue, Lakeland, Florida. The Department of Children and Family Services received court order today to take custody of the child due to concerns of the mother, Lisa Buckowski, current mental state and information that she is not taking her medication. There are no allegations of child abuse and no criminal charges at this time against the mother. The mother may be going to Tampa in an unknown vehicle. The above photograph of the left is of the mother.

Ta’Kera Gilbert is 4 months old and was last seen wearing white onesie with a pink design, pink pants, and a pink cap. She has black hair and blue eyes.

Detectives are currently following up on leads to locate the child and anyone with information on the whereabouts of Gilbert should call 911 or the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6966.


    

On October, 16, 2013 at 3:27 p.m., an unknown suspect broke into M&D Auto Sales, 1230 E Main Street by smashing out the front glass door with a piece of concrete. Nothing was taken from inside the business, but the alarm pad was smashed.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual 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 #13-20326          Detective Barrett


    

On Wednesday, October 23, 2013, during the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., a 2012 black Suzuki GSXR 1000 Motorcycle, FL Tag #5250LP was stolen from the 1600 block of Crystal Court.

An unidentified male was riding the stolen motorcycle.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual 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 #13-20819          Detective Mackey