Thursday, October 31, 2019
Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in an aggravated robbery in Newark. The Newark Division of Police reports, on Sunday, Sept. 8 at around 1:30am, a man was walking on the 900 block of N. 21st St. when he was struck on the back of the head with a metal object. The suspect fled with a gym bag filled with various items including a cell phone and wallet. The suspect was described as a white male in his 30’s, with facial hair, approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall, and weighing roughly 160 pounds. He was wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans, dark shoes and a black toboggan style hat. He was riding a BMX style bike.
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. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller but allows for the reward to be issued at a later time. If you have information on any other serious crimes, please call Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888.
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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