Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Reward Offered for Hit and Run on White Chapel Rd.

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a hit and run in Licking County.  The Granville Post of the State Patrol reports, on Monday, June 13 around 7:45 p.m. Jennifer Morrison was walking her dog westbound on White Chapel Road just west of Licking Trails Road when she was struck by a pickup truck.  The truck was described as a white, Dodge Ram model year 2009-2012.  Morrison, 42, sustained serious injuries in the incident.

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.