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On Wednesday, November 26, 2014, at 5:56 p.m., the subject pictured forged a check at Hobby Lobby, 3615 S Florida Avenue.

The suspect is a black male, 6’2”, with a heavy build.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Detective Strickland at 863-834-8965, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-9608  -  Detective S. Strickland  -  Bulletin CS #15-33



Lakeland Police need help in identifying this suspect from an armed burglary that occurred on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at approximately 7:45 p.m. in the area of Crystal Lake Drive N/Lowry Avenue.

Four black male suspects jumped out of a red Chevrolet Impala. The suspect in the sketch was driving and armed with a black handgun. All suspects had teardrop tattoos below their right eye.

If anyone has information about this case, please contact Lakeland Police Detective Tammy Hathcock at 863-834-6975 or via e-mail at tammy.hathcock@lakelandgov.net, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-09766  -  Detective Hathcock  -  Bulletin CS #15-32



On Saturday, March 14, 2015, a vehicle burglary occurred at the Hobby Lobby, 3615 S. Florida Avenue. An unknown person removed a wallet containing cash and credit/debit cards and miscellaneous items from the vehicle.   

At approximately 8:00 p.m., an unknown person used one of the credit cards at Home DePot, 2805 Highway 98 N to purchase a 5000 watt PowerStroke generator.

Anyone who has information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Lakeland Police Detective Conaster at 863-834-6954, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-5204  -  Detective Conaster  -  Bulletin CS #15-19



Attempt to Identify – Strong Arm Robbery Suspect

On January 16, 2015, at approximately 8:40 a.m., an unidentified male entered the Race Trac at 2750 N Road 98 and began concealing household cleaning and other products in his jacket. The employees of the store observed his actions and blocked the door in an attempt to prevent the suspect from leaving. The suspect forcibly pushed the employees away from the door and fled on a blue or green bicycle in a northeasterly direction. The suspect stole approximately $75 worth of products.

The suspect is described as a black male, 45-55 years of age, approximately 5’9”-6’ in height with an average build and a full beard. The suspect was wearing a dark green jacket with a hood with a black sweatshirt underneath, blue jeans and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Lakeland Police Detective Nicole Cain at 863-834-8957, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-8477. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.

LPD Event #15-1125               Detective Cain               Bulletin CS #15-06