David Gee, Sheriff
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Release Number: 13-272
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- July 17, 2013
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Strong Armed Robbery Of Wimauma Bealls
Detectives are searching for two suspects that fought loss prevention at Wimauma Bealls.
- July 11, 2013
- Time: 5:10 PM
- 3846 Sun City Center Blvd.
- Wimauma, FL
On July 11, 2013 at approximately 5:10 p.m., an unknown white female and white male entered the Bealls located at 3846 Sun City Center Blvd. in Wimauma. They selected several items throughout the store valued at over $156.00. The female entered a dressing room with the selected property and concealed the merchandise in a large handbag while the male waited outside of the dressing room. The two subjects exited the store without any attempt to pay for the items. They were confronted by Bealls Loss Prevention outside of the store, at which time the suspects fought with the loss prevention officer in the parking lot. The loss prevention officer recovered the stolen property when the suspects left the handbag behind and fled in a gold/silver 4-door sedan.
Anyone with any information reference these suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).