Deputies identify 2 suspects in Publix grand theft investigation

Author: wink news

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Investigators now say they know who tried to steal $600 worth of meat from a local Publix store.

Detectives are asking for your help locating Richard Rudolf, 26, and Rebecca Carey, 30.

Rudolf and Carey were identified as suspects in a grand theft that happened Sunday at the Publix on Palm Beach Boulevard.

Witnesses say the couple tried leaving the store with a shopping cart full of meat, without paying for the products.

If you have any information on the location of Rudolf or Carey, call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Central District at 239-477-1850.

To remain anonymous and/or be eligible for a cash reward, you can also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000. Tips may also be made online at or by texting a tip to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD.

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