The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed home invasion in the Eaton Park area of southeast Lakeland, which occurred on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at about 8:15 a.m.
Security video from the residence shows two of the three suspects.
The suspects demanded cash and forced the resident inside of his house where another adult and children were sleeping.
The men stole several items and struck the victim in the head with a shotgun barrel.
There were no injuries.
The three suspects were wearing masks, but were described as black males. One had a sawed-off shotgun and wore all black. The second suspect was wearing all black clothing and carried a backpack. The third suspect wore a red hoodie.
If you have any information regarding this robbery, please contact Detective Escheu at 863-298-6927, or to remain anonymous, contact Heartland Crime Stoppers – call 1-800-226 TIPS (8477), visit the website www.heartlandcrimestoppers.com and click on “Submit A Tip,” or download the free “P3tips” app on your smartphone or tablet.