Crime Stoppers Bulletin - Attempt to Identify Kidnapping/Armed Robbery Suspect
CS Bulletin #14-04
Attempt to Identify - Kidnapping, Armed Robbery Suspect
On Wednesday, January 14, 2014, at 1:30 a.m., the victim was approached at 210 N Missouri Avenue (U.S. Post Office) by a white male on a bicycle who asked him for money. After the victim told him no, the suspect then brandished a small handgun from his jacket and ordered him to give him his money and other property. The victim handed his cell phone and wallet, which contained his debit card, to the suspect. The suspect then forced the victim to drive him to an ATM where the victim withdrew money and gave it to the suspect. The victim returned the suspect to the Post Office.
The suspect is described as a white male, 20-25 years of age, 160 lbs, thin build, unshaven and wearing a white tank top, baggie jeans and a jacket with a hood.
The suspect shares a likeness to the composite sketch.
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 remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, you must contact Crime Stoppers.
LPD Event #14-1011 Detective Nicole Cain