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UPDATE: August 5, 2015

**Update** On August 01, 2015 between 4:34 a.m.-4:43 a.m. the front door at David’s World of Cycles was shattered for a second time. 

Suspect #1: B/M, teen’s, black shorts, no shirt, black bandana on head, heavy build, approx. 6’0, w/backpack around his stomach. 

Suspect #2: B/M, teen’s, wearing black shorts, white shirt around the top of his head, approx. 5’5, thin. 


*****ORIGINAL MESSAGE*****

On July 25, 2015, two unknown males shattered the glass door of David’s World Cycle, 2125 Florida Avenue S, and stole merchandise.

Suspect #1: B/M, heavyset, wearing dark pants, white shirt & appeared to have an apron on.

Suspect #2: B/M, thin, long hair (possibly dreads), wearing a white shirt, white longer athletic type shorts with a dark rear.

Anyone with information on the identification of this individual is asked to contact Lakeland Police at caic@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 #15-14947  -  Bulletin CS #15-57


On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, between 8:11 p.m. and 8:20 p.m., two unknown subjects stole a vehicle from Circle K, 3025 Kathleen Road.

Suspect # 1 is wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with white writing, red shorts, black slides and white socks.

Suspect #2 is wearing a camouflage tank top, dark colored shorts and black slides with no socks.

Anyone with information on the identification of these individuals are asked to contact Lakeland Police at caic@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 #15-15142  -  Bulletin CS #15-58


Liliany Martinez was located safe and returned home.

Liliany Martinez

16 yoa
H/F, 5’5”, 120 lbs.
Brown eyes, (blue contacts)
Black hair

Ms. Martinez was last seen on Friday, July, 10, 2015, at 3:00 p.m.

It is unknown what Ms. Martinez was wearing. She has a nose piercing.

If you have any information on the location of Ms. Martinez, please contact caic@lakelandgov.net, or the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900.

LPD Event #15-14067  -   Bulletin CS #15-53

 


On Tuesday, July 14, 2015, officers responded to the area of Lakehurst Street and Lakeland Hills in reference to a disturbance with a woman wielding a knife and threatening the victim. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim who stated she was there to meet with the suspect to solve some personal issues. When she arrived at the location, she saw the suspect with a knife. The suspect then wielded the knife over her head and threatened to kill the victim. Fearing for her life, the victim fled to the vehicle she arrived in and notified police.

A short time later, the officers located the suspect and placed her into custody for Aggravated Assault without Intent to Kill. The arrestee was transported to the Polk County Jail.

Arrestee:  Cassandra Martorana, W/F, 25 yoa