Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Bronson Man Arrested for Filing a False Report


Date: June 29, 2010

Time: 4:45 PM

Bronson, Florida-On June 24, 2010 Investigator Jay Crooms arrested Thomas Rutkowski for filing a false report. On June 5, 2010 Rutkowski reported to the Sheriff's Office that unknown person(s) broke into his shed and stole a flat screen 42" television valued at $ 1,297.

The investigation revealed that Rutkowski was renting to own the TV from Farmers Furniture and he was behind on his payments. Rutkowski fabricated a lie that his TV was stolen in an endeavor to defraud his insurance company. Rutkowski was arrested and transported to the Levy County Jail.


Thomas Rutkowski

6930 NE 100 Court

Bronson, Fl.

W/m, 52


Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell: 352-577-4218