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PBSO detectives looking for man wanted for battery on elderly woman

The incident occurred on Sept. 17 in Greenacres
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Posted at 9:27 PM, Nov 18, 2021

GREENACRES, Fla. — Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office detectives are looking for a man wanted for battery on an elderly woman.

The incident occurred on Sept.17 at 6:45 p.m. in front of a Target store located in the 5900 block of Lake Worth Road in Greenacres.

According to PBSO, the suspect was involved in a verbal altercation with another man while riding a Palm Tran bus. The suspect exited the bus and for unknown reasons battery the elderly woman.

Detectives said he has a distinctive tattoo on his upper right arm.

Anyone who can identify the man is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

If you have any information regarding the 2007 crimes with ties to the Town Center at Boca Raton, call Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 800-458-TIPS. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. You can remain anonymous.

You can also contact the detectives assigned to these cold cases using the information below:

Detective Scott Hanley
Boca Raton Police Department
shanley@myboca.us
561-338-1344

Detective William Springer
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office
springerw@pbso.org
561-688-4013