Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 13-415

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 14, 2013
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Five Gas Stations Targeted By Same Suspect

    Detectives are seeking to identify suspect seen in surveillance video.
    • Sunday
    • September 1, 2013
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • Hillsborough County

    Suspect:

    • Unknown male
    • 5'8”-5'11”
    • 130-160 lbs.
    • Last seen on October 8, 2013 wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black mask, black jeans, black sneakers and red winter gloves.

    Where:

    • 10/08/13- Hess - 8310 W. Waters Avenue
    • 09/19/13- BP - 6908 Sheldon Road
    • 09/17/13- Hess - 8310 W. Waters Avenue
    • 09/08/13- Hess - 6351 W. Waters Avenue
    • 09/03/13- Hess - 6351 W. Waters Avenue

    Surveillance Video:



    Details:

    The same suspect wanted for two burglaries that occurred in September at the Hess located at 6351 W. Waters Ave., is now wanted for three additional burglaries. On September 17, 2013 and October 8, 2013, the same suspect burglarized the Hess located at 8310 W. Waters Ave., taking money and cigarettes. On September 19, 2013, the suspect burglarized the BP located at 6908 Sheldon Rd., taking the register's cash drawers.

    Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect 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).

    Previous Release 13-365:

    On September 3, 2013 at 2:24 a.m., an unknown male threw a brick through the front door of the Hess located at 6351 W. Waters Ave. in Tampa. The suspect then entered the business, went behind the counter and smashed the cash registers on the ground. The suspect then left the scene with cash and cigarettes.

    On September 8, 2013 at 4:05 a.m., the same suspect threw a rock through the window of the Hess located at 6351 W. Waters Ave. in Tampa. The suspect then entered the business, went behind the counter and smashed the cash registers on the ground. The suspect left the scene with cash and cigarettes.

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