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Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff's Office are seeking information about a burglary Thursday night at the Gator Pawn shop at 2942 Combee Road in Lakeland.
Just after 10:30, a man used a crowbar to smash into the store, and then smashed display cases at the front of the store.
The man took 11 firearms and a BB gun from the display cases. The suspect also took a golf bag, which he filled with jewelry and the stolen guns from within the store.
Deputies say the suspect, seen in video surveillance images is 5'10" - 6' tall, and weighs 165-180 lbs. He was wearing blue jeans, a grey hooded sweatshirt, light-colored shoes, and black gloves. He took off from the area in a grey or silver car.
Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call 1-800-226-TIPS or visit heartlandcrimestoppers.com. IPhone and Droid users can download a free tip submit app from tipsoft.com to anonymously report crime.