Friday, June 2, 2017

Reward Offered for Info on Stolen Credit Card in Heath

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft and use of a credit card.  The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports, on Friday, March 31 suspect(s) broke into a car parked at business on the 3600 block of Hebron Rd. and stole a credit card and driver’s license.  The suspect(s) used the credit card at the Duchess BP convenience store on Hebron Road in Heath, and at the Heath Kroger.  The suspect(s) purchased over $230.00 worth of merchandise.

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.