Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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Release Number: 16-555
- For Immediate Release:
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- December 29, 2016
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Suspects Rob Lemonade Stand
Two 9-year-olds were robbed of $13 and an iPod.
- December 28, 2016
- Time: 12:00 AM
- Livingston Apartments
- 15420 Livingston Avenue
- Lutz, Florida
15215 Livingston Avenue
Charge: Robbery by sudden snatching (felony)
16-year-old female juvenile
Charge: Battery and petit theft (misdemeanors)
On December 28, 2016 at approximately 5:00 pm, the victims were selling lemonade from a lemonade stand within the apartment complex community. The two suspects approached the children and ordered a lemonade. There was a verbal argument when both suspects were not satisfied with the amount of lemonade poured in their cups. This angered victim, Lucas White, so he threw a cup of lemonade on the juvenile suspect. The caused the juvenile suspect to push Lucas White to the ground. The juvenile suspect then snatched an I-pod, belonging to victim Lucas White off of the lemonade stand and suspect Deante Small snatched a cup out of Goodwin's hand which contained $13.53. Both suspects fled from the scene. Through investigation, both suspects were identified and taken into custody. The money and the I-pod have not been recovered. According to the suspects the money was spent at Walmart.