Authorities in Polk County are asking for the public's help in tracking down a suspect who burglarized a gas station/convenience store in Eagle Lake.
The incident occurred just after 3 a.m. at the Chevron location at 558 North 5th St.
According to a Polk County Sheriff's Office report an unknown male broke out the front window of the business to gain access. He entered the store, removed cash from the register and filled up a black garbage bag with over $1,400 worth of cigarettes.
Surveillance video indicates the suspect was wearing dark clothing and had a white mask covering his face. Investigators say he went back out the broken window and fled on foot in an unknown direction.
If you have any information about this case please contact the Polk County Sheriff's Office at 863-298-6200.
If you wish to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 800-226-8477.
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