Clearwated PD seeks man with prosthetic leg who stole huge tire

Surveillance images released by the Clearwater Police Department.

CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) — Clearwater Police detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a man with a prosthetic leg who stole a very large tractor trailer tire.

Surveillance images show the man rolling the huge tire from the parking lot of a Clearwater business.

Investigators say the theft occurred on May 26 at the Anytime Fitness, located at 1595 S.
Highland Ave.

The suspect cut  the cable lock that secured the large tractor tire to a railing behind the gym. He then rolled it to his car and left.

He is described as a white male, 25 to 30 years old, weighing about 180 pounds and standing 5 feet 11 inches tall. He was wearing a red t-shirt and black shorts.

Anyone with information on his identity or this case should call Clearwater Police at 727-562-4242 or call Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County at 1-800-873-TIPS. The TIP411 system can also be used by texting a tip and the keyword CWPD to 847411.


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