Stories tagged with: Theft

December 13, 2010 - 11:17am
4 years 29 weeks ago

The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information on a scam that robbed an elderly woman out of several thousand dollars.

Newark Police report on the morning of November 9, an 88-year-old Newark woman made a withdrawal from a bank on N.2nd St. in downtown Newark and then went home.

Police say a male suspect called the woman at home later that day, identified himself as a detective and asked her to return to the bank and make a withdrawal of $6,...

October 31, 2010 - 5:57pm
4 years 35 weeks ago

Do you have a piece of the puzzle that could help local authorities solve a crime?

The Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information on the theft of a Newark business. It happened overnight on September 16th. The police department says an individual stole several tools, valuing more than $2,000, from Freedom Recycling on Mount Vernon Road. The tools taken include, chainsaws, wrenches, hammers, and drills.

If you have a tip, you're...

October 24, 2010 - 4:33pm
4 years 36 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is asking for your help in solving the theft of thousands of dollars of tools and supplies that were taken from a Newark worksite.

It happened sometime between September 2nd and 7th. The police department reports an individual broke into a Deer Creek Excavating tool trailer that was parked outside a site at O'bannon and McKinley Avenues. Some of the items missing include an air compressor, saws, and copper wire.

Anyone with information on this crime...

September 12, 2010 - 8:26pm
4 years 42 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is looking into the theft of a credit card, and it's offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information on this crime.

The Heath Police Department says a Florida woman notified officers back in June that an individual had used her credit card at a Heath Walmart and made of purchase of $1,350. Officers say the woman indicated she had never been to Ohio and had no idea how the suspect got a hold of her credit card information.

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August 22, 2010 - 9:06pm
4 years 45 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is looking to help solve a Newark theft.

The police department indicates a camper was stolen during the night of July 22nd in a business complex just off Dayton Road. Officers say the suspect appears to have been driving a late 1980's , early 1990's, two-tone Chevy Blazer. The camper was eventually found a week later in a Fairfield County Cornfield. Officers report that two guns were missing from the camper.

Anyone with information is asked to call...

August 15, 2010 - 11:31pm
4 years 46 weeks ago

The Licking County Crime Stoppers wants your help in solving a Heath theft, and it's offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information on this crime.

The Heath Police Department received a call around 8:30 p.m. on July 17th of a theft at the Sears store in the Indian Mound Mall. The suspect is described at a white man with a tattoo of a star in his right hand.

If you have a tip, you're asked to call 740-349-6888.

May 3, 2010 - 10:27am
5 years 9 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information on a gun theft in Newark.
 

Authorities say between April 2nd or 3rd someone broke into a Dewey Avenue home and stole two shotguns, a revolver, and a rifle.
 

Anyone with information on this crime should call the Licking county Crime Stoppers at (740)349-6888 or (888)488-9058.

 

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January 31, 2010 - 6:36pm
5 years 22 weeks ago

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information about two thefts at two Newark homes.

The first burglary was December 13th or 14th. Someone broke into a shed at a home in the 900-block of Idlewilde Avenue and stole a Craftsman toolbox valued at $2500, an air compressor and a kerosene heater.

The second happened sometime between December 21st and 29th on Postal Avenue. Someone stole jewelry valued at $3,000 and a desktop computer and...

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