News Releases are to be used for informational purposes only. 
Information provided should not be relied upon for any type of legal action.

Release Number: 09-139

For Immediate Release

Public Information Office

May 15, 2009

Debbie Carter:

(813) 247-8060




Stephen Robert Cielke,  DOB 4-7-63



Work Release Inmate Walks Away


Friday,   May 15, 2009


Work Release





An inmate in the work release program walked away this afternoon from a work detail doing cleanup in the area of Old Linebaugh Avenue and Sheldon Road.


Deputies are looking for Stephen Robert Cielke, DOB 4/7/63. Cielke had been sentenced to 364 days in jail on a drug conviction in February.


Cielke was discovered to be unaccounted for around 4:24 p.m.


Cielke is a white male, 6 feet tall and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light blue T-shirt with the letters "HCSO'' over the left chest area, and blue jeans.


Cielke's photograph can be found on our website under arrest inquiries.