Saturday, October 21, 2017

Reward Offered for Info on Kohl's Break-In

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a breaking and entering at a department store in Newark. The Newark Division of Police reports, on Tuesday, Oct. 10 between 2:00-2:30 a.m. two suspects broke into the Kohl’s on Deo Drive and stole jewelry.  The suspects were described as white males, around 6 feet tall, both with thin builds and wearing jeans. One suspect was wearing a grey hoodie and the other was wearing a red hoodie. They were last seen running toward the apartments on Grafton Road.  

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.