Carolyn Fleegle

Reward for Information on Robbery at Newark Subway

by Carolyn Fleegle on June 17, 2010 at 4:11 am

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information on an armed robbery at a Newark restaurant.

Newark Police report that on May 23 around 9:50 a.m. a male suspect robbed the Subway on North 21st Street.

Police say the suspect brandished a large revolver type handgun and demanded money from the two female clerks.

The suspect fled on foot with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 20-25 years old with very short blonde hair.

He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, lace up boots and sunglasses.

An article of clothing the suspect was wearing was recovered at the scene and is currently being examined for DNA evidence.

Anyone with information on this crime is beng asked to contact the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.