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Unsolved Crimes

If you have information about any of the cases listed below please call Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 863-TIPS of 1-888-654-TIPS or send a web tip.


2/7/2017 - Thieves Target Niceville Antique StoreSOLVED
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A Niceville area business where antique dealers rent out floor space to individual dealers was targeted by thieves February 7th. The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office responded to Lily Pads on 4650 East State Road 20 around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. An employee found several empty cases which had contained jewelry and evidence of disturbed offices. Victims are working to determine exactly what was taken, but initial reports indicate a large amount of high value items appear to be missing. OCSO Investigators are working the crime and asking anyone with information on the burglary to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 860-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or by using the P3 Tips Mobile application.

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1/31/2017 - OCSO Searching for FWB Waffle House Robbery Suspect
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A man brandishing a gun held up the Waffle House at 460 Racetrack Road near Fort Walton Beach just before 5 a.m. on 01/31/2017 before running out the door and heading north.

The clerk says the man, wearing sunglasses and dressed all in black with a white shirt tied around this face, appeared to be a white male. She says he was about 5?6? tall with a stocky build.

Deputies with the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office and a K9 Unit responded and an active investigation is underway.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or by using the P3 Tips Mobile application.

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1/19/2017 - OCSO Trying to Idenfify Armed Robbery Suspect
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A convenience store clerk confronted by the terrifying scene of a man dressed in dark clothes and armed with a handgun locked herself in the bathroom to get away from him during an armed robbery attempt.

The victim says the man pointed the gun at her around 5:30 AM January 19th when she was coming out of the restroom while working at the AOC Food Mart at 306 Racetrack Road in Fort Walton Beach.

She immediately slammed the door shut, locked it, and called 9-1-1.

The thief tried to get into the cash register but was unsuccessful.

Anyone with information on the attempted hold-up is asked to contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or via mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application. 

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1/3/2017 - OCSO Searching for FWB Armed Robber
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The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is looking for an armed robber after responding to a 9-1-1 call from a Racetrack Road business around 6:45 p.m. on 01/03/2017. 

The AOC Food Mart and Texaco station at 306 Racetrack Road near Fort Walton Beach was held up by a short black male, weighing approximately 145 pounds, and dressed in black with a hoodie, ski mask, and gloves.

The clerk says the robber brandished a weapon and took cash before leaving on foot. OCSO K9 units and deputies have been searching the area.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS.

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12/29/2016 - Additional $5,000 Reward Offered for Information in Threat Investigation (07/25/2016)

In addition to a reward being offered by Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers, an additional $5,000 reward is being offered by a private citizen through Crime Stoppers for information that leads to the arrest of the person(s) who sent a threatening letter to a Destin Councilwoman regarding her 10-year old daughter back in July. Destin Councilwoman Prebble Ramswell received a letter in the mail that instructed her to resign her position on the City Council by August 1st and if she did not, her daughter would be `gone.` Anyone with information about this case can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or submit a tip via the P3 Mobile App.

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12/18/2016 - Crestview PD Searching for Burglary Suspects
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The Crestview Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying two males who entered the Lewis Diamond Gallery on 12/18/2016 at approximately 11:05 pm. The suspects forced their way into the business causing damage to several display cases and stealing numerous items. Anyone with information is asked to contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at 850-863-8477 or tyou can contact the Crestview Police Department Criminal Investigations Division, Investigator Garrett, at 850-682-3544.

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12/12/2016 - Crestivew PD Trying to Identify Robbery Suspect
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On December 12, 2016 at approximately 6:43 p.m., this black male robbed the Tom Thumb Store located at 5150 S. Ferdon Boulevard. The suspect is a light skinned black male, between 5`6" and 5`8" tall and was wearing a camouflage hat, black t-shirt, camouflage pants, black sliders, a red bandanna and was armed with a handgun. Anyone with information can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or submit a tip via the P3 Mobile App.

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12/8/2016 - Additional $5,000 Reward Offered for Arrest in Beach Umbrella Theft (06/19/2016)
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In addition to a reward being offered by Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers, and additional $5,000 reward is being offered by the East Pass Investors through Crime Stoppers for information that leads to the arrest of the person(s) who stole nearly $10,000 dollars` worth of beach umbrellas from beach boxes located near O’Steen Beach Access off Gulf Shore Drive in Destin on the night of 06/19/2016 and threw a portion of them in...to a nearby pond.
An employee of the Emerald Grande says he arrived at work around 8:15 Monday morning (06/20/2016) and noticed some of the beach boxes open. He spotted ten umbrellas in the water and says another approximately eighty umbrellas were missing.
The beach boxes are about 100 yards from the East Pass shoreline. The stolen umbrellas have seven foot wooden poles and a six foot in diameter blue canvas with “Emerald Grande” printed on them.
Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office deputies found four of them in a nearby pond and one in the pond’s weeds. Another five were found in sand dunes near the west end of the pond.
Anyone with information on the burglary is asked to contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office at 850-651-7400 – or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS,
emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or submit a tip via the P3 Mobile App.
 

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11/25/2016 - WCSO Attempting to Identify Pair Using Stolen Gift Card
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The Walton County Sheriff`s Office needs help identifying this pair that used a gift card that was stolen during a vehicle burglary on Montgomery Street in Santa Rosa Beach on 11/25/2016. The victim advised several items, along with a Walmart gift card, had been removed from the vehicle. The following day, the gift card was used at Walmart in Callaway Florida. The video shows the pictured male and female making a purchase using the gift card. The male subject is described as a heavy set white male with glasses, dark or brown hair, and a beard. The female subject is described as a white female, with dark or brown hair. Anyone with information can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or submit a tip via the P3 Mobile App.

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10/27/2016 - OCSO Investigating Mary Esther Bank Robbery
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Surveillance cameras captured video of the suspect in the October 27, 2016 robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank, 101 Mary Esther Boulevard.
Investigators with the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office say the tall, skinny black male came into the bank around 1 p.m., passed the teller a threatening note, and then left with cash. Witnesses saw the man drive off in a sedan. He was wearing a blue t-shirt, jeans, sunglasses, and a Michael Jordan black hat
with a red brim. The teller says his long dreadlocks appeared to be fake.
OCSO Investigators are working with their counterparts at other agencies to determine if the same individual could be involved in recent bank robberies in Northwest Florida, including the September 19th hold-up of the Hancock Bank in Destin.
Anyone with information on the bank robbery is asked to contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-850-863-TIPS,
emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or by placing a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile applications.

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10/10/2016 - Investigators Trying to Identify McDonald`s Burglar
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At approximately 3:30 AM on 10/10/2016, the below pictured black male burglarized the McDonald’s located at 1083 North Beal Parkway in Fort Walton Beach. He was wearing a green striped shirt, black and red basketball shorts and black and red shoes. Anyone with information about this burglary can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, submit an anonymous web tip at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or submit a tip via the P3 mobile application.

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9/19/2016 - OCSO Investigating Destin Bank Robbery
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The Okaloosa County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a bank robbery that took place around 10:30 AM this morning at the Hancock Bank located at 14075 Emerald Coast Parkway in Destin.

Investigators say a black male, approximately 5’6” tall, with a thin build and dreadlocks came into the bank and jumped over the teller counter. He demanded money from the teller and attempted to gain access to the teller drawer but left the bank on foot empty handed. No weapon was seen.

Deputies located the suspect’s FSU hat a short distance from the bank but he may have also been wearing a second hat with fake dreadlocks attached.

A K9 attempted to track the suspect but was unable to locate him.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff`s Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling (850) 863-TIPS, submit a web tip at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application.

 

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8/27/2016 - OCSO Attempting to Identify Purse Snatcher
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The Okaloosa County Sheriff`s Office is investigating a purse snatching that occurred behind the Emerald Grande in Destin last night. The victim was sitting on a bench near the harbor around 11:00 PM when a black male forcefully took her purse and fled into the parking garage.
The suspect is described as a black male with dreadlcoks and was wearing a red shirt, shorts and black tennis shoes.
Anyone with information can contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff`s Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling 850-863-TIPS, submit a web tip at
www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application.

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8/24/2016 - OCSO Investigating Robbery by Sudden Snatching
The Okaloosa County Sheriff`s Office is asking for information in a robbery by snatching that occurred in the WalMart parking lot in Fort Walton Beach yesterday (08/24/2016) around 10:00 AM. According to the 91 year old victim, he was checking in his trunk when a black male grabbed his wallet from his pocket and ran south across the Sam`s Club parking lot towards Bayou View and Lincoln Drive.
Witnesses described the suspect as a black male with very short hair or possibly ba...
ld with a goatee. He was shirtless but was wearing blue jeans, black shoes and appeared to have a white t-shirt around his neck.
Anyone with information can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, submit an anonymous web tip at
www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application. Case #16-10748

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8/24/2016 - WCSO Trying to Identify Theft Suspect
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The Walton County Sheriff`s Office is trying to identify this woman reference a grand theft that occurred at the Dollar General on Hwy 90 in Defuniak Springs on 08/24/2016. She is described as a white female, approximately 20-25 years old, brown hair, around 5`4" with tattoos on her shoulder and ankle. She was wearing a leopard print blouse and shorts. She left in a white Chevrolet Suburban or a GMC Yukon.
Anyone with information can contact Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at (850) 863-TIPS, submit an anonymous web tip at
www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile application. Case #16-00081766

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