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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-070

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • February 23, 2017
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    • 813/247-8060

    Suspects Steal Drone From Apple Store

    Do you recognize this shoplifting duo seen in surveillance video?
    • Thursday
    • February 9, 2017
    • Time: 7:55 PM
    • Apple
    • 886 Brandon Town Center Mall
    • Brandon, Florida


    1. Hispanic male, 5'8”-5'10”, 170-190 lbs., 35-40 years of age. Last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a black shirt, blue jeans and black shoes.
    2. Hispanic male, 5'8”-5'10”, 180-200 lbs., 35-40 years of age. Last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans, a blue hat and blue shoes.

    Surveillance Video:


    On February 9, 2017 at 7:55 p.m., two suspects entered the Apple store located at 886 Brandon Town Center Mall. Once inside, the suspects worked together to conceal a Phantom 4 drone inside of a bag. The suspects then exited to store without paying for the item.

    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.

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