Crime Stoppers Offers $1,000 Reward

by Brittany Harris on September 26, 2010 at 12:21 pm

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward to anyone with information leading to an arrest in an aggravated robbery in Newark.

Newark Division of Police reports around 1:45 a.m. on August 25th, a woman was robbed by a man with a gun in front of her home on N. 25th Street. The suspect fled with cash towards 23rd Street.

The suspect is described as a white male with facial hair, 23-30 years old, 5-8 to 6-0 tall, 150-180 pounds, brown hair, and wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, jeans, and a dark colored bandana over his face. He had a black handgun.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked 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.