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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 18-443

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 15, 2018
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8060

    Bank Robbery

    Deputies want to identify suspect seen in surveillance photos.
    • Monday
    • May 14, 2018
    • Time: 4:54 PM
    • Wells Fargo Bank
    • 808 Pebble Beach Boulevard N
    • Sun City Center, FL


    White Hispanic male, 55-60 years old, 5'08”, 160 lbs, salt/pepper hair, "Cuban or Puerto Rican" accent and tear drop tattoo on corner of eye. Last seen wearing yankee baseball hat, black long sleeve shirt, blue jeans and possible cast on left wrist.


    At approximately 4:54 p.m. today, a white Hispanic male entered the Wells Fargo Bank in Sun City Center and passed a note to the teller demanding that she stay quiet and give him money. The suspect fled on foot southbound from the bank with an undetermined amount of money. The suspect may be linked to bank robberies in Kissimmee and Sarasota, where he was seen driving a maroon Kia.

    (Surveillance photos from the Bank of America in Kissimmee.)

    Other Bank Robberies possibly linked to this same suspect:

    May 3: Wells Fargo, Sarasota
    May 11: Bank of America, Kissimmee
    May 11: Wells Fargo, Kissimmee

    Anyone with any information in reference to this incident or the identity of the unidentified suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. You may also send an anonymous tip from a smart phone using HCSOSheriff app available on both android and apple products. To be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using their 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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