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Roof Top Burglary

On January 29th, sometime 11:00pm, unknown suspects entered the business, Painting with a Twist, 3670 Harden Blvd by going through an access point on the roof. Once inside this business, the suspects cut a hole in the drywall and entered Midas Jewelers, 3666 Harden Blvd. After gaining access into Midas, the alarm was disabled and the suspects gained entry into the safe. An undetermined amount of jewelry was stolen from the safe and display cabinet.  An inventory is being conducted at this time and there is no estimated dollar amount available.

Detectives and Crime Scene Technicians processed the scene of both businesses and the rooftop collecting evidence. Anyone with information should contact Det. Neal Robertson at 863-834-6971.

Wanted Person - Kenneth Lee Wesley

Kenneth Wesley is wanted on the following Polk County warrant:

Warrant # CF13-000910-XX
Violation of Probation
Burglary Dwelling Occupied Conveyance
Gr Theft over 100 less 300

He is a person of interest in a Residential Burglary that occurred on November 21, 2013 at 1604 Crystal Park Circle in the city of Lakeland.

Kenneth Lee Wesley
33 years old
5’8”, 160 lbs
LKA: 2327 Crystal Park N

Anyone with information on the location of Kenneth Wesley 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 #13-22707           Detective Anderson