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Warrant for Matthews

Posted August 23rd, 2016

WINTER HAVEN – Winter Haven Police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of Damaris Antwun Matthews for using a stolen credit card.

On 8-8-16 at approximately 2 p.m., Matthews used the card at Family Dollar located at 206 Ave T NW in Winter Haven. An unidentified man also utilized a card from the same victim at the store a few minutes later.

Detectives believe the two are together and need the public’s help in identifying the second subject.

The unidentified man, pictured below, is a black male in his mid to late 20’s, heavyset with a full beard.

Matthews is 25 years-old and goes by the nickname of “Pappy”. He has “Pappy” tattooed on his right arm with a gun and skull tattooed on his left arm.

Heartland Crime Stoppers is offering a CASH reward of up to $3,000 for any information leading to the arrest of Matthews. Anyone with information on his whereabouts or the identity of the second subject is asked to call 1-800-226-TIPS (8477). Callers can remain anonymous and could be eligible for the CASH reward.