Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Reward Offered for Info Leading to Arrest in Stolen Credit Card Case


Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest in the theft and unauthorized use of a debit card.  The Licking County Sheriff’s Office reports, on Thursday, Nov. 29 a wallet containing a debit card was stolen from Timber Run Farm in Alexandria.  The suspects used the debit card at several locations in Granville and Newark.  The suspects were described as a white female, 30-40 years old with long, blonde hair and a white male, 20-30 years old, with short brown hair and a beard.

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.