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    Release Number: 17-780

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • December 6, 2017
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8060

    Detectives Want To Identify Three Criminal Suspects

    Suspects used anything they could get their hands on to break through the windows.
    • Saturday
    • November 25, 2017
    • Time: 3:30 AM
    • Steinbrenner High School
    • 5575 Lutz Lake Fern Road
    • Lutz, Florida

    Suspect #1:

    White male, 18-22 years old, 5'9" 160 lbs, short brown hair, medium build


    Suspect #2:

    White male, 18-22 years old, 5'8", 150 lbs, dark hair, unshaven


    Suspect # 3:

    White male, 18-22 years old, 5'9" 155 lbs, short black hair


    Suspect Vehicle:

    White 4 door sedan, possibly a BMW - Unknown Tag

    Surveillance video:


    On November 25, 2017, at approximately 3:30 a.m., three unidentified suspects attempted to force their way into Steinbrenner High School located at 5575 Lutz Lake Fern Road, Lutz.

    The suspects were determined to get inside the school and used anything they could get their hands on to break through the windows but were unsuccessful.  As a result of their multple failed attempts to get inside the school, they did manage to cause at least $2500 in damage to the glass window panes and door.

    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 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.

    The investigation continues.



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