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Deputies seek public's help in solving Brandon business burglaries

BRANDON — Deputies are asking for the public's help in identifying a man suspected of burglarizing eight businesses in eastern Hillsborough County.

The burglar pried open the rear door of Tampa Postal Federal Credit Union at 959 E Brandon Blvd. on Oct. 23, according to the Sheriff's Office.

He walked inside and kicked in doors — causing $300 in damage — but didn't take anything.

He also is believed to have broken into: Creature Castle at 1935 W Brandon Blvd., Bubba Que's at 957 E Brandon Blvd., Public Storage at 1007 E Brandon Blvd., O'Toole's Irish Pub at 1215 W Brandon Blvd., Metro PCS at 1913 W Brandon Blvd., Beef O' Brady's at 2561 State Road 60 E, Top Shelf Liquors at 915 Lithia- Pinecrest Drive and Fantastic Sams at 1920 State Road 60 E.

Anyone with information about these cases can contact CrimeStoppers at 1-800-873-8477, report anonymously online at or text "CSTB" and your tip to 274637. Tipsters may be eligible for a reward.

Deputies seek public's help in solving Brandon business burglaries 10/28/10 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:44pm]
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