Nichole Hannahs

Newark Police Investigate Attempted Robbery

by Nichole Hannahs on October 6, 2010 at 9:53 am

Newark Police are looking for a suspect involved in the attempted robbery of a gas station.

Authorities said that around 3:30 Saturday Oct. 2, a suspect entered the Speedway at the Intersection of West Church and North 21 Streets in Newark and attempted to rob the store.

The suspect did not get anything from the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male between 6’0 to 6’3 tall, weighing between 185-205 lbs and wearing a gray Ohio State hooded sweatshirt, black jeans and what appears to be an Alabama baseball cap.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Licking County Crime Stoppers at (740) 349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.

A $1,000 reward for anyone that has information leading to an arrest is being offered.