Manatee County Creeper With A Rifle Prowls Lakewood Ranch Home's Pool Area


Lakewood Ranch, Fl.(Florida News Network)-Manatee County Detectives are trying to identify the person who broke into a pool cage armed with a rifle at a home in the Greenbrook neighborhood of Lakewood Ranch on December 1st at around 3:30 a.m.

The prowler cut the screen door to get inside the enclosed lanai at a home in the Greenbrook/Summerfield area of Lakewood Ranch. He was captured on a home security system, armed with some type of rifle, walking slowly around the pool deck looking mostly down at the ground. The subject is not seen entering the pool cage or leaving the property.

He's described as having a slim build, 5’05 - 5’11, approximately 150 to 180 lbs. Wearing beanie-style hat, ear protection headphones, face covering, sweatpants, gloves and crocs.

There have been no other reports of similar incidents in this neighborhood, or elsewhere in Manatee County.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the Manatee County Sheriff’s at (941) 747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS.

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Manatee County Sheriff's Office