Sunday, February 24, 2013

Reward Offered on Ring Stolen from Resident at Chapel Grove Inn

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 diamond ring from an elderly resident at an assisted living facility in Heath. The Heath Police Department reports on Oct. 22, 2012, suspect(s) removed the 1.55 carat diamond ring, from the man's finger at Chapel Grove Inn, located at 1400 Chapel Way. The ring has a $10,000 estimated value.

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.