IN THE COUNTY COURT OF POLK COUNTY, FLORIDA

CIVIL DIVISION

CASE NO. ___________________________

Plaintiff,

vs.

Defendant.

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COMPLAINT FOR RELEASE OF PROPERTY

FROM REPAIR SHOP

Plaintiff sues defendant and alleges:

1. This is an action to recover possession of property that is now in possession of the defendant.

2. The description of the property is _______________________________________________________.

3. Plaintiff, pursuant to Florida Statute 713.76, posted a bond with the Clerk of Courts on ____________________________ in the amount of invoice, plus accrued storage, if any, less any amount paid to the repair shop as indicated on the invoice.

4. A Certificate was issued by the Clerk of Court on ________________________ for the release of the property.

5. The Repair Shop, or any employee thereof who is authorized to release the property, received a copy of the Certificate on _______________________ and the Repair Shop or employee authorized to release the property failed to release the property to the plaintiff.

WHEREFORE, the plaintiff requests the Court to enter an Order requiring the Repair Shop or an employee authorized to do so to release the above described property to the plaintiff and award the plaintiff costs of this action.

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                                                                                                                                    Plaintiff

                                                                                                                                    ____________________

                                                                                                                                    Phone

SWORN TO AND SUBSCRIBED before me                      ____     Personally Known

this _____ day of ________________, 199___.                 ____     Produced Identification

                                                                                              Type of identification

Circuit and County Courts                                                          presented:_________________

RICHARD M. WEISS, Clerk

By_______________________________________

Deputy Clerk

Revised 08/97                                                                                                                                                                                                           176.doc (08/97)