Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Reward Offered for Summit St. Apartment Burglary


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in an aggravated burglary at a Newark residence. The Newark Police Department reports a suspect tried to break into a Summit St. apartment around 4:30 a.m. on Dec. 2. The suspect had gained partial entry when he was met by the apartment resident, and a struggle ensued. The suspect fired a shot with a handgun, but the shot didn't hit the resident. The suspect then fled on foot.

The suspect is described is a white male, about 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10 tall, with a “scruffy” beard”, and wearing a black “puffy” jacket with a fur lined hood.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call Newark Police Detective Travis Delancey at 740-670-7938, Newark Police at 740-670-7201, or the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system on the Crime Stoppers hotline protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Counterfeit Money Crimes in Newark



Suspect in counterfeit money crime at Ken's Market.

Suspect in counterfeit crime at Ken's Market.

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest regarding the washing, making, printing, copying and/or passing of counterfeit bills in Newark.

The Newark Police Department reports counterfeit bills were passed at the following downtown Newark locations:

  • On Nov. 4, a fake $100 bill was passed at Wendy’s at 10 S. Second St.
  • On Nov. 4, a fake $100 bill was passed at McDonald's at 21 S. Third St.
  • On Nov. 18, a fake $100 bill was passed at Family Dollar at 200 E. Main St.
  • On Nov. 21, a fake $100 bill was passed at Family Dollar at 200 E. Main St.
  • On Nov. 21, a fake $50 bill was passed at Ken's Market at 322 Hudson Ave.
Picture of the suspects were taken by store surveillance cameras at Ken's Market.
  • On Nov. 21, a fake $50 bill was passed at Speedway at 364 E. Main St.
  • On Nov. 29, a fake $100 bill and $20 bill were passed at Speedway at 364 E. Main St.
  • On Dec. 6, a fake $20 bill was passed at United Dairy Farmers at 77 N. 4th St.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call Newark Police Detective Travis Delancey at 740-670-7938, Newark Police at 740-670-7201, or the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system on the Crime Stoppers hotline protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Friday, December 14, 2012

Reward offered for info on suspect who scammed elderly woman out of $4,500.


Male Suspect who scammed Elderly Woman out of $4,500.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of money from an elderly woman in Heath. The Heath Police Department reports on the morning of Oct. 15, a 91-year-old woman was scammed into withdrawing $4,500 from her bank account at PNC in Heath and tricked into giving it to a man in front of the Dollar Tree store in the Southgate Shopping Center on Hebron Rd. The victim was called by the suspect(s) earlier that morning and told that her help was needed in withdrawing the money to aid the bank in an internal investigation of one of it's employees.

The suspect who picked up the money from the victim is described as a white male, 60-70 years old, about 6-feet tall, 165 pounds, and wearing a black jacket, black pants, and black shoes, and a dark ballcap.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Friday, December 7, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Newark Garage Break-In


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of tools from a home in Newark. The Newark Police Department reports overnight on Oct. 16, various tools valued at over $3,000, were stolen from a detached garage at a home in the 100 block of S. 5th St.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Theft at Roosters in Newark


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of items at a restaurant parking lot in north Newark. The Newark Police Department reports on the afternoon of Oct. 25, various tools were stolen out of a trailer parked at Roosters, located at 1414 N 21st St. in Newark. Stolen items include: a backpack blower, chainsaw, hedge trimmer, string trimmer and other items.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Items Stolen at Jugz Bar


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of items at a bar in Newark. The Newark Police Department reports on the night of Oct. 25, suspect(s) stole a Smith and Wesson handgun, prescription medicine, and miscellaneous items out of saddle bags of a motorcycle parked at Jugz Bar, located at 420 W. Main St. in Newark.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Vehicle Stolen at Mathews Ford


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of a vehicle at an auto dealership in Heath. The Heath Police Department reports overnight on Sept. 15, a suspect stole a white 2013 Ford C-MAX from Mathews Ford, located at 500 Hebron Rd. in Heath, and the vehicle was later used in a Sept. 20 theft at Best Buy in Reynoldsburg. The vehicle was found unoccupied on Oct. 4, parked in a Columbus neighborhood.

Mathews Ford surveillance cameras took video of the suspect in the parking lot the night of the theft.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Cash Reward Offered for Info on Speedway Robbery



Robbery suspect at Speedway.

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in an armed robbery at a gas station convenience store in the Pataskala area. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports around 2:30 a.m. on Oct. 17, a masked man with a gun robbed a clerk at Speedway at 9749 Hazelton Etna Rd. in Etna Township. The suspect fled with cash and cigarettes. The suspect is described as a white male, 5'5'' to 5'7'', about 175 pounds, and wearing a stocking over his face. The store's surveillance camera took a picture of the suspect.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Theft at CPR Custom Paint


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of equipment from a Newark business. The Newark Police Department reports between Sept. 11-12, suspect(s) stole items including: tires, rims, tools, and other items from CPR Custom Paint in the 80 block of Dayton Rd. in Newark's east end.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Cash Reward Offered for Info on Theft from Preferred Building Supply


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of equipment from a Newark business. The Newark Police Department reports between Sept. 23-24, suspect(s) stole a flatbed trailer from Preferred Building Supply in the 200 block of Montgomery Ave. in Newark's east end.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Theft from Layton Inc.


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of equipment from a Newark business. The Newark Police Department reports between Sept. 24-25, suspect(s) stole two Caterpillar Mini Excavators from Layton Inc. at the company's job site in the area of O'Bannon Ave. and McKinley Ave. in Newark's east end.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Reward offered for information on stolen credit card used at four area stores

Suspect at Dollar General in Heath.


Two suspects at Hibbett Sports in Heath.

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the use of stolen credit card information. The Heath Police Department reports a Newark woman's credit card information was stolen, and used to purchase over $900 worth of items on Aug. 28 at Hibbett Sports and Finish Line at Indian Mound Mall, Dollar General in Heath, and the Newark Walmart.

Store surveillance cameras at Hibbett Sports and Dollar General took pictures of the suspects, who are described as two thin black males.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.    
Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board.

Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Man Who Used Stolen Debit Card


Male Suspect (on the left) at counter at Speedway on E. Main St. in Newark.

Back of Suspect's shirt.


Suspects gold car (in middle back) in parking lot of Speedway on E. Main St. in Newark.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a stolen debit card being used to purchase items in Newark. The Newark Police Department reports a male suspect used a debit card, that was stolen from a Newark woman, to make purchases on Aug. 10 at the Duke and Duchess on E. Main St. and Speedway on E. Main St.

Speedway store surveillance cameras took pictures of the suspect who is described as a black male, approximately 30-40 years old, between five-feet and six-feet tall, with black hair and brown eyes. He was driving a gold colored car, and wearing a shirt that read “Risk, Reward” on the back.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Verizon Break-In


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a business break-in in Pataskala. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports around 2 a.m. on Aug. 21, a suspect broke into the Verizon Wireless store at 9311 Columbia Rd. Store surveillance video shows the suspect is described as male, approximately 6'-2” tall with a larger build, and wearing dark sweatpants with a white stripe on the legs, a dark hoodie that was covering his face, white shoes, and gloves.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Reward for Info on Stolen Car Motors and Parts


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft of stolen car parts from a Newark property. Newark Police report between Aug. 2-3, suspect(s) broke into a garage at a home on Pine St. and stole the following items: Acura motor and transmission, Honda motor and transmission, and other items.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Theft of Harley Davidson Motorcycle


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft of a stolen motorcycle from a Newark home. Newark Police report around 3 a.m. on Aug. 31, someone stole a 2002 Harley Davidson motorcycle from a home in the 800 block of King Rd.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Friday, September 21, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Sexual Assault on OSU Newark Campus


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a sexual assault on The Ohio State University at Newark campus, located at 1209 University Dr. in Newark. Newark Police report around 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 17, a 20-year-old woman was approached by three men at the amphitheater, and one of the men groped the woman while the other two men held her. The suspects are described as white males in their late teens to mid-twenties, six-feet tall or taller, and with stocky builds weighing 220 pounds or more.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

$10,000+ Offered for Most Wanted Suspect Ronald McElfresh


Ronald McElfresh
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward, in addition to a $10,000 reward offered from AA Craven Bailbonds for anyone with information leading to the arrest of Ronald McElfresh. Licking County Common Pleas Court has issued an arrest warrant for McElfresh, for a pre-trial violation, and is in reference to pending charges of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, Possession of Marijuana, Having Weapons While Under Disability, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
McElfresh should be treated as armed and dangerous. McElfresh is described as a 47-year-old white male, six-feet tall, 215 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of McElfresh is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.
Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is not affiliated with AA Craven Bailbonds or the $10,000 reward being offered by AA Craven Bailbonds.

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Stolen Quad Runner


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft of a Quad Runner from a Newark home. The Newark Police Department reports sometime between Aug. 4-5, someone broke into a garage at a Newark home in the 400 block of Lexington Ave. and stole a 2005 Honda Quad Runner with an estimated value of $18,000, and a gear bag.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Saturday, September 1, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on 10 Home Break-Ins


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in 10 home burglaries that occurred in July in northwest Licking County. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports all of the breaking and enterings are similar due to items taken including: tools such as saws, wrenches, chain saws, and air drills. The incidents occurred throughout the night and early morning hours, and the suspect(s) targeted barns and garages.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058, or Det. Jay Cook with the Licking County Sheriff's Office at 740-670-5537. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Cash reward offered for info on guns stolen from cars


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in guns being stolen out of vehicles parked in Newark's north end. The Newark Division of Police reports:

Between July 15-29, someone stole a gun out of a parked car on W. Channel St.

Between July 22-25. someone stole a gun and gun accessories out of a parked car on E. Channel St.

On July 30, someone stole a gun, electronics, and cash out of a parked car on Stare Rd.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Reward offered for Most Wanted Man Richard Mickens


Most Wanted Man Richard Mickens
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of Richard Mickens who's currently wanted by police for Felony Drug Possession. The Newark Police Department reports there is an active F-2 Drug Possession warrant out for Mickens' arrest in Licking County.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Mickens is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.
Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Reward Offered for Thefts of Diesel Fuel in St. Louisville


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to large amounts of diesel fuel being stolen from businesses in St. Louisville. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports:

  • On Aug. 10, between 11 p.m. and midnight, suspects stole a large amount of diesel fuel from fuel tanks at Kokosing Materials and Olen Corporation, both located at 9134 Mt. Vernon Rd. Photos from a security camera show two suspects stealing the fuel and driving a truck that looked like a Chevy truck, dark in color, with chrome across the tailgate.

  • On Aug. 1, between midnight and seven in the morning, suspect(s) stole hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel from a fuel tank at Shelly Materials at 6824 Mt. Vernon Rd.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Jae's Towing Break-In


Suspect in Jae's Towing Break-In.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a breaking and entering at a Heath business. The Heath Police Department reports in the early morning hours of July 18, suspect(s) broke into the business office at Jae's Towing, located at 1697 Hebron Rd., and stole cash.

An office surveillance camera took a picture of the suspect.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Reward Offered for Information on Theft Suspect


Theft suspect at CVS Pharmacy on E. Main St. in Newark.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft from a customer at a Newark pharmacy. The Newark Police Department reports around 11:15 a.m. on July 11, a female customer walked out of CVS at 379 E. Main St. and entered her vehicle. A male suspect then approached her vehicle, opened her vehicle door, stole her prescription medicine and then fled. The suspect is described as a white male, 20-40-years old, 5-10 to 6-feet tall, 220-260 pounds, with brown hair.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Reward Offered on Home Burglary


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to a burglary at a home in Licking County. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports on July 11, someone entered a home in the 12000 block of Palmer Rd. in Reynoldsburg, and stole the following: seven guns, jewelry, electronics, and other items.

A neighbor's surveillance video camera shows what appears to be a red Dodge Intrepid, four-door, pulling into and exiting the victim's driveway on the day the crime occurred.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Assault


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in an assault in Newark's north end that left a man hospitalized for his injuries from the attack. The Newark Police Department reports on the night of May 14, a 59-year-old man was robbed of his money and assaulted by three men in the area of Sherwood Downs and Ditmoor Stroll, as he was walking home from a store on N. 21st St.

The three suspects are all described as white males, in their early twenties, taller than five-foot-nine, and wearing hooded sweatshirts. Two of them had sideburns and goatees.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, July 16, 2012

Reward Offered for Grocery Burglars


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to a burglary at a Newark area grocery store. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports just after midnight on April 4, three male suspects broke into Rocky Fork Grocery at 7270 Fallsburg Rd. and stole beer, energy drinks, and cigarettes.

Store surveillance video shows one of the suspects was wearing a Dale Earnhardt Jr. black hat, checkered scarf on his face, camo jacket, black tennis shoes, and blue jeans. The second suspect was wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans, blue hat, and carrying a white bag. The third suspect was wearing a black leather jacket, gray hoodie, and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, June 25, 2012

Reward offered for info on Break-Ins in Heath and Newark


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in two break-ins in Heath and Newark.

The Heath Police Department reports overnight on April 20, a suspect broke into the Masonic Temple at 875 Irvingwick Dr. and stole a flat screen television and a sword.

The Newark Police Department reports overnight on May 23, a suspect broke into a house in the 200 block of Montgomery Ave. and stole two flat screen televisions.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Saturday, June 23, 2012

Reward offered on Garage Break-In


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a garage break-in in Newark. The Newark Police Department reports between May 21-26, someone broke into a detached garage in the 100 block of Maholm St. and stole several items including: a trailer, a concrete saw, and several tools.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Reward Offered for Most Wanted Man Schimpf


Robert I Schimpf
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of a sex offender who's wanted by authorities. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports Robert I Schimpf of Newark, has a warrant out for his arrest for failing to notify authorities about a change in his address.
Schimpf is described as a 36-year-old white male, five-feet-four-inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, with brown hair, and blue eyes.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Schimpf is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.
Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Up to $1,000 Reward for Info on Blue Raccoon Bar Robbery


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a robbery that happened around closing time at a Newark bar. The Newark Police Department reports three unknown men robbed the Blue Raccoon Bar on W. Church St. at gunpoint around 2:40 a.m. on May 18. The bar owner and two patrons were inside at the time of the robbery.

The suspects got away with cash from the bar and patrons along with some personal items. The suspects are described as black males in their late teens to mid twenties, and are believed to possibly be from the Columbus area. Police detectives are analyzing surveillance video and processing for fingerprints.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Cash Reward Offered for Info on Newark Burglary


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a burglary at a Newark home. The Newark Division of Police reports on April 15, suspect(s) entered a home on Poplar Ave. and stole cash and a laptop computer.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Reward Offered for Info on Elks Break-In


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a break-in at the Elks Lodge in Newark. The Newark Division of Police reports around 3 a.m. on April 30, suspect(s) broke into the building at 73 N. 3rd St. in downtown Newark. Nothing was reported stolen.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Reward Offered on Dairy Isle Break-Ins


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in break-ins at Dairy Isle in Newark and Heath. The Heath Police Department reports overnight on April 29, suspect(s) broke into the Dairy Isle locations at 471 W. Church St. in Newark and 303 S. 30th St. in Heath. The suspect(s) damaged the buildings, electronic equipment, and stole a safe.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Up to $1,000 Reward on Info on Thefts from Vehicles


Suspect using stolen debit card at Speedway in Columbus.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in several thefts from vehicles in Johnstown. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports between March 22-23, suspect(s) stole several items from vehicles parked outside at seven residences in the 9,000 – 10,000 blocks of Cooper Rd. Stolen items include: tools, personal items, electronics, and a debit card that was later used at three Columbus area gas stations.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Monday, April 30, 2012

Up to $1,000 Reward on Theft at Church


Suspect at a Meijer store in Columbus. 

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft at a church in Jacksontown. The Licking County Sheriff's Office reports that on March 20, someone broke into a vehicle at Jacksontown United Methodist Church, located at 9350 Jacksontown Rd., and stole a purse and bag out of the vehicle. The purse contained personal items including credit cards, and the bag contained items belonging to the church including checkbooks.

The Sheriff's Office reports one of the stolen credit cards was used at multiple Columbus area stores. The suspect seen on store surveillance video using the card is described as a white woman with short dark hair and traveling in a white utility van.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Up to $1,000 Reward for Info on Gun Thefts


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to arrests in three recent thefts, involving guns being stolen from Newark residences. The Newark Division of Police reports:

  • Suspects entered a house on Rosebud Ave. on April 4 and stole two guns.
  • A gun was reported stolen sometime between March 23 – April 1 from a home in the 300 block of S. 21st St.
  • A gun was reported stolen March 4 from an apartment in the 900 block of Derby Downs Rd.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Reward Offered for Bad Samaritan at Walmart



Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft of a purse at Walmart in Heath. The Heath Police Department reports on April 9, a victim left the store and accidentally left behind her purse in a shopping cart parked in store entrance way. Moments later, a woman entering the store, took the purse, and left the store.

The purse contained credit cards, cash, and other personal items.

Store security camera footage shows the suspect parking her vehicle, entering the store, picking up the purse, tucking it under her own purse, exiting the store, and handing the purse to someone in her dark colored Jeep Cherokee, parked in the parking lot and leaving. The suspect is described as a female with long dark blonde hair, fairly tall medium-build, and wearing a gray long sleeve shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Suspect entering Walmart in Heath.

Suspect in Walmart in Heath.

Suspect's Vehicle - Jeep Cherokee at bottom.
Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Up to a $1,000 Reward Offered for Info on Robbery & Burglary

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to arrests in two crimes committed within 12 days at a Newark home. The Newark Division of Police reports on the night of April 10, two men with guns forced their way into an apartment in the 300 block of Wehrle Ave. where a man, woman, and small child resided. The suspects demanded money, and then assaulted the man before leaving. The woman and child were not touched.

The victims reported the suspects were both black males. Both victims were able to see both suspects' faces, and were able to provide specific details to police.

On March 30, the same residents reported their apartment was broken into and the following items were stolen: electronics, a handgun, a safe, and cash.
Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Up to a $1,000 Reward Offered for Info on Apt. Burglary

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a burglary at a Newark residence. The Newark Division of Police reports on the night of Feb. 13, suspect(s) broke into an apartment in the 300 block of Executive Dr. and stole electronics items including two TV's, a laptop computer, and a video game system.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Up to a $1,000 Reward Offered for Info on Circle K Robbery

Suspect in Circle K robbery.
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a robbery in Newark. The Newark Police Department reports on March 25, around 7:40 p.m., a lone white, male suspect entered the Circle K Convenient Store, located at 369 W. Church Street, and robbed the clerk of an undisclosed amount of money.  The suspect was described as approximately 5-5 to 5-9 inches in height, and having a "stocky" build, possibly in his twenties.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time.

Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers’ Board. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to: Licking County Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. Box 304, Newark, OH 43058-0304.