News Releases are to be used for informational purposes only.
Information provided should not be relied upon for any type of legal action.
Deputies are seeking in the public's assistance in identifying two suspects.
- Chevron, 7142 Fowler Avenue
- Sunoco, 3002 US 301 Hwy N
- Citgo, 11829 Armenia Avenue
Deputies are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects in multiple business burglaries where the suspects either smashed the door or removed locks to gain entry.
On January 11 at approximately 4:23 am, two suspects arrived at the Chevron located at 7142 Fowler Avenue in a mid-2000's silver Dodge Caravan. Once inside the suspects removed lotto tickets, contents from the cash register and a safe. Both suspects wore blue sweatshirts, black pants, black shoes, black gloves and black shirts covering their faces.
On March 17 at approximately 4:28 am, two suspects arrived at the Sunoco located at 3002 US 301 Hwy N in a mid-2000's silver Dodge Caravan. Once inside the suspects removed cash from the cash registers.
On March 24 at approximately at 4:54 am, two suspects arrived at the Citgo located at 11829 Armenia Avenue in a 2002 black Ford Focus. The Ford Focus had been reported stolen in Brandon. Once inside the business, the suspects targeted the cash registers. The suspects were able to obtain an undisclosed amount of US currency from the cash registers before fleeing on foot after being interrupted by K-9 deputies.
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).