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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 16-329

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • July 13, 2016
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Battery On Mall Security Guard

    The suspect used a pair of Victoria's Secret Pink brand pants to strike the victim about the left side of his face.
    • Thursday
    • July 7, 2016
    • Time: 9:00 PM
    • Victoria's Secret
    • 8021 Citrus Park Town Center Mall
    • Tampa, Florida


    Black female, 5'6”, approximately 200 lbs., wearing a white tank top with “USA” on front and blue jean shorts.


    On July 7, 2016 at approximately 9:00 pm, at the Victoria's Secret located within the Westfield Citrus Park Mall, the suspect, an unidentified black female, caused a verbal disturbance after being asked by the store employee to leave due to the fact that store was closing. The victim, who is employed as a mall security guard, responded to the disturbance and advised the suspect she was to leave immediately. While exiting the store, the suspect expressed her agitation and used a pair of Victoria's Secret Pink brand pants to strike the victim about the left side of his face. At the time of the incident the victim was wearing a designated mall security guard uniform, with badge, and he was acting in an official capacity, The suspect exited the mall through the main south exit and fled by unknown means in an unknown direction.

    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 send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.
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