Sumter sheriff’s detectives seek helping identifying Circle K cigarette bandit

Sumter County sheriff’s detectives are asking for help in identifying the man picture above, who they believe was involved in the attempted theft of $4,700 worth of cigarettes on July 6 from a Bushnell Circle K.

Sumter County sheriff’s detectives are seeking help in identifying a bandit who attempted to burglarize a Bushnell minimart.

Detectives say the man pictured at right assisted in the attempted theft of about $4,700 worth of cigarettes from a Circle K minimart in Bushnell on July 6. The vehicle the bandits fled the scene in was described as a blue passenger car.

Anyone with information about the crime or the man is asked to contact Detective S. Pettitt at (352) 793-2621 or Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477). Please reference case number 3403.