Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a theft and misuse of a credit card. The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports, in late December, a woman reported her credit card had been stolen and used at a grocery store in Columbus and a gas station in Thornville. The suspect(s) used the credit card to make purchases totaling more than $235.
Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888. 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 serious crime. Licking County Crime Stoppers is a non-profit organization created in 1994, to help solve a kidnapping and assault of a five-year-old girl. 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 posts information it receives from law enforcement agencies and makes no representation regarding the accuracy of the information. Licking County Crime Stoppers is not responsible for any error or omission relating to this information. The posting of this information is in fulfillment of the purposes of the non-profit organization to help solve crimes in Licking County.
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