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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-578 (17-481)

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 13, 2017
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8060

    HCSO Detectives Requesting The Public's Assistance To Identify A Suspect

    Suspect fled in a U-Haul box truck.
    • Friday
    • September 15, 2017
    • Time: 5:30 AM
    • Pin Chasers
    • 5555 West Hillsborough Avenue
    • Tampa, Florida



    White male, 6', 200+ lbs., brown beard, full tattoo sleeve on left forearm, tattoos on right forearm. Last seen wearing a black t-shirt with star on back, black hat with red lettering, faded light blue jeans and black Adidas sneakers.

    Suspect Vehicle:

    U-Haul truck


    On September 14, 2017 at approximately 11 p.m., the unidentified suspect was captured on surveillance video parking a U-Haul box truck in the Pin Chasers parking lot located at 5555 West Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa. The suspect was then seen entering the bar area of the open business and then exiting the business through the front entrance where the ATM is located.

    On September 15, 2017 at approximately 5:30 a.m., the same unidentified suspect from the October 14 incident, forced his way into the closed business and attempted to steal the ATM machine, but was unsuccessful. The suspect was seen fleeing the business in a similar U-Haul box truck that was captured on surveillance video from the night before.

    Anyone with any information reference this 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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