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Winter Haven police searching for 4 armed robbery suspects

Posted at 3:56 PM, Oct 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-03 18:24:09-04

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Winter Haven police are asking for the public's help locating four armed robbery suspects.

Police said around 3:50 a.m. on Saturday, four people entered the Circle K at 1000 First St S in Winter Haven.

Police said the four people ran to the counter where the clerk was working.

One of the suspects jumped on the counter and pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money.

The clerk opened the register and the suspect with the gun jumped behind the counter and grabbed the money while pointing the gun at the clerk, police said.

The other suspects also jumped behind the counter and grabbed money from the register as well as other items that were on and behind the counter, police said.


Police searching for 4 armed robbery suspects - Surveillance video

Police said they don't know where the suspects went after they left the store.

The clerk was unharmed during the robbery, police said.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS (8477).