Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Up to $1,000 Reward for info on Home Burlgary

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a home burglary in St. Louisville. The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports on Jan. 6, someone broke into a home in the 10500 block of Purity Rd., and stole several items including: guns, TVs, jewelry, an electric guitar and amp.

Items stolen from the home include: a Benneli 12 gauge shotgun with case, a Ruger .22 caliber semi-automatic rifle, a strand of pearls, a gold tiger pendant, a  Sharp/Aquos 40 inch HD TV, a Samsung 32 inch HD TV, and an electric guitar with amp.

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.