MULBERRY, Fla. – The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is trying to identify these two men who attempted a distraction-type theft at the Mulberry Dollar General store located at 410 Canal St. West, on January 11th.
According to deputies, Suspect 1 selected several items for purchase. While checking out, Suspect 2 began asking the clerk several questions regarding the electronics behind the counter.
When the clerk’s back was turned, the suspects made multiple attempts to get the cash register opened.
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After failing, both suspects left the store without making a purchase. The vehicle the two men left in (pictured) was a white hatchback sedan.
If you have any information regarding this case, please contact Detective Creekmore at 863-499-2400 ext. 126 or LCreekmore@polksheriff.org (Case #23-1512).
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