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Tampa Police investigating robberies in New Tampa

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Tampa Police detectives report they are investigating of a series of similar residential burglaries in the New Tampa area.   Detectives say that since November 2012, 10 burglaries have been reported in the area.  In each case, detectives say, the unknown suspect(s) entered through a rear, sliding glass door and removed thousands of dollars worth of jewelry.  In one case, two firearms were also stolen.

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the suspect(s) in these cases.  Anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of the suspect(s) responsible and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS(8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com , or text "CSTB plus your tip" to 274637(CRIMES) or send a mobile tip using our new "Tipsubmit Mobile"application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads, and Droids.

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