Nichole Hannahs

Circle K Robbery Suspect Wanted

by Nichole Hannahs on September 21, 2009 at 4:00 am

Authorities in Licking County are offering an up to $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of robbing the Circle K on West Main Street in Newark.

Newark Police say the suspect is a white male between 18-25 years old. He’s between 6’0-6’2 and weighs between 180-210lbs.

He was caught on surveillance video wearing a large white hoody over his head, a dark bandanna over his face, baggy blue jeans and white tennis shoes.

Authorities say that around 3:30am on September 10 the man walked into the store with a semi-automatic handgun, found the lone employee on duty and forced the clerk to remove money from the drawer.

The suspect also took several loose packs of cigarettes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Licking County Crime Stopper at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.