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Forgery Suspects Gets Plastic Surgery

Forgery Suspects Gets Plastic Surgery

 (March 23, 2017) -  On March 2nd, the Lakeland Police Department initiated a police report revealing that the Watson Clinic, 1600 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, was the victim of a forgery. On March 3rd, Det. Dustin Fetz began his investigation.

It was discovered that at an unknown time and unknown means, a resident of Illinois identified as K.C. to protect her identity, had her identity and personal information stolen. Several credit applications had been opened in K.C.’s name that she did not approve. One of the applications was for Care Credit at Watson Clinic. The suspect, Nyaira Thomas, presented herself to Watson Clinic staff as K.C. and had a fraudulent Illinois ID with her picture on it. Thomas had two procedures done on separate occasions.

On February 20th, Thomas received breast implants, liposuction of her flanks, and the fat from the flanks were placed in her buttocks. The cost for this procedure was $10, 495.00. On February 27th, Thomas received one (1) CC of Juvederm in her lips at a cost of $530.00.

The total cost is $11,025.00.

Det. Fetz was able to locate a Lake Wales address off of a credit application report and Det. Fetz furthermore located a witness that identified Thomas. Further investigation consisting of witness interviews and photo packs that identified Thomas as the suspect. A complaint affidavit was filed charging Thomas with:

   1.Criminal Use of Personal ID

   2. Forgery

   3.Grand Theft over $10,000.00

Thomas’s whereabouts are unknown at this time and if anyone knows her location, they can contact Det. Dustin Fetz at 863-834-8993 or via email at

Suspect - Nyaira Ronnie Thomas, 20 years old, Last Known Address: 112 Sunrise Parkway, Lake Wales, Florida. 

Missing / Endangered Adults

Missing and Endangered Persons

Have you seen Joan and Steven Reynolds? Please call 863.834.6900.

Joan, age 61, and her son Steven, age 31, were last seen at approximately 4:30PM, in the area of the Metro PCS store, located at 2826 Lakeland Highlands Road. The pair left in a 2007 blue Chevrolet Silverado truck 4 door with a Florida tag of Y3GMF.

Joan is described as 5' 7", weighing approximately 280 pounds with black hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a black pullover shirt with butterflies. Steven is described as 6' 4" tall, weighing approximate 110 pounds with blue eyes and light brown hair. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt with denim shorts.

It is unknown what direction or where they were heading after they left the store.



Have you seen Hector Rivera-Serrano?

Mr. Rivera is 74 years old and was last seen at approximately 6:00 AM in the area of Hartsell Ave/Ariana Street area. He was last seen wearing an unknown color long sleeve shirt, dark colored pants/shorts and black/white/red colored Champion shoes.

Mr. Rivera speaks some English and fluent Spanish. He is known to walk long distances.

Mr. Rivera is 5'9 and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He has gray hair and brown eyes.

If you see Mr Rivera, call 863.834.6900.

Stolen Car from Lakeland Involved in Pursuit


When the Plant City Police Department requested for assistance in reference to a pursuit, they advised LPD the driver of the vehicle attempted to ram police officers. Based on these circumstances, LPD initiated a pursuit for violent felony charges.

Stolen Car from Lakeland Involved in Pursuit


Lakeland, Fl. (February 7, 2016) – On February 7, at 2:36 pm., the Plant City Police Department requested assistance from the Lakeland Police Department in reference to a stolen vehicle they were pursuing eastbound on I-4 toward the city limits of Lakeland. For additional details on what occurred in Plant City, please give the Plant City Police Department a call at (813) 757-9200.


The stolen vehicle, a 2012 Kia Forte, had been reported stolen from the The Preserve Apartments in Lakeland on February 2nd.


At 2:45 p.m., Officer Scott Hutton observed the stolen vehicle at the Marathon Gas station, 4275 Lakeland Hills Boulevard and attempted to initiate a traffic stop. The vehicle failed to yield and fled northbound on Hwy 33.


At 2:57 p.m., Officer Hutton advised the stolen vehicle had wrecked in the roundabout in Polk City. A male suspect was immediately taken into custody after a brief struggle and the other occupant, a female, was later removed by additional responding officers.


Both subjects were transported to Lakeland Regional Health and their condition is unknown at this time. The male driver will remain in LPD custody, and upon his release be transported to the Polk County Jail. Their names are unknown at this time. Polk County Sheriff’s Office is working the accident and will release additional details at a later time.