Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 10-151

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 7, 2010
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl
    • 813-247-8059

    Early Morning Drive Through Yields 25-30 Handguns

    Unknown suspects drive vehicle through front of store and flee with handguns.
    • Friday
    • May 7, 2010
    • Time: 1:51 AM
    • Ace Hardware Store
    • 10415 South Hwy 39
    • Lithia, FL
    Deputies responded to an intrusion alarm this morning at 1:51 a.m. at the Ace Hardware Store located at 10415 S. Hwy 39 in Lithia. Deputies discovered that someone had used a vehicle to drive into the store, crushing the doors and windows enabling them to enter the business. Once inside the hardware store, the suspects removed between 25 – 30 handguns.

    Anyone with any information reference the burglary is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.

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