Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 10-017

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • January 12, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Deputy Larry McKinnon : lmckinno@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8094

    Thieves Steal Assault Rifles From Pawnshop In Seffner

    Detectives hope surveillance video leads to identity of thieves 
    • Sunday
    • January 10, 2010
    • Time: 4:45 AM
    • Pawn King Pawnshop
    • 707 W Dr Martin Luther King Blvd.
    • Seffner, Fl 33594


    #1) B/M - approx. 17-20 years old, dark blue long pants, black winter jacket with hoodie (fur), black shoes

    #2) B/M - approx. 17-22 years old, no shirt, dark long pants, black mask


    1. Black Ford F150 - improper tag F279JK, newer model, good condition

    2. Green Mini Van - newer model

    On January 10th at 4:45 a.m., four unknown suspects backed a Ford 150 pick up truck through the front bay window of Pawn King Pawnshop. The suspects ransacked the business and loaded several AR-15 assault rifles and two 12 gauge shotguns into the bed of the truck before fleeing southbound on Parsons Avenue. All but one were masked. 

    All of the suspects were captured on surveillance video. Detectives advised that a green mini van was also at the scene and is involved in this offense.

    Anyone with information that may help to identify the suspect in the picture or may have additional information about the robbery is asked to contact Detective Kim Traffanstedt at 813-247-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1 800 873-TIPS.

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