Saturday, December 16, 2017
Public safety

Hillsborough deputies seek men who stole more than $400,000 in tobacco products

TAMPA — Deputies are searching for five men accused of stealing more than $400,000 worth of electric cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products last week.

At about 12:30 a.m. on Sept. 22, the men broke into Sweet Times Tobacco, at 5196 Le Tourneau Court — near Hillsborough Avenue and 56th Street.

Several men forced their way past a locked gate and let in two large white vans. The men filled the vans.

Deputies ask that anyone with information call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.

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