Sunday, September 22, 2013

Cash Rewards Offered on Business Break-Ins in Newark

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in five business break-ins in Newark. The Newark Division of Police reports:
  • Between Aug. 16-17, suspect(s) broke into Subway restaurant, located at 1865 N. 21st St., and stole cash.
  • Between Aug. 16-17, suspect(s) broke into Dairy Queen restaurant, located at                1775 N. 21st St.
  • On Aug. 17, suspect(s) broke into Jeff's Laundromat, located at 1052 Mt. Vernon Rd.
  • Between Aug. 24-26, suspect(s) broke into Paco's Tacos, located at 286 N. Cedar St. and stole cash.
  • Between Aug. 25-27, suspect(s) broke into Lee's Famous Recipe, located at                    1635 N. 21st St.
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.