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Partnership Policing Communications Coordinator (PIO)
Genevieve Judge
Desk Phone: 941-954-7094
Fax: 941-954-7034

Sarasota Police Attempt to Identify Burglary Suspect

Post Date:10/31/2018 12:00 PM

SARASOTA, Fla. -- October 31, 2018 -- 11:30 a.m.

Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect who gained access to the café at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 926 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, on October 23, 2018 at approximately 1:15 a.m.

A suspect described as a male, approximately 30 years of age, is seen on video wearing a white v-neck shirt, entering the café after hours through an unknown point of entry.  Once inside, the suspect is seen on video rummaging through a cooler, removing and eating a sandwich, opening a jug of milk and drinking it and taking an unknown amount of cash from the register before leaving at approximately 1:35 a.m.

Video of the suspect can be found on the Sarasota Police Department YouTube page at  

Anyone with information on this case, please call Detective Patrick Comac at 941-364-7326 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS or online at


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