Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Reward Offered for Info Leading to Arrest(s) in Home Burglary in Granville Township

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in a home burglary in Granville Township.  The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports on Friday, March 16 at around 12:15 p.m., suspects broke into a home on the 200 block of Whipkey Drive.  The homeowner came home shortly thereafter and the suspects fled.  The homeowner reported several items were stolen including: jewelry, a laptop and silverware.  The stolen items were valued at more than $2,500.  The suspects were described as white males wearing brown hooded masks.  They were said to be driving a beige or brown Honda CRV.

Anyone with information on this crime is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888. 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.